Little Snowshoe is an easy-to-read book, which bases its storyline on the camouflage ability of the snowshoe rabbit. Set in the Arctic, the story unfolds with Little Snowshoe looking for his mother. Against the whiteness of the snow he is continually fooled by other objects that he mistakes for her. Finally, exhausted from his search, he falls asleep to be awakened by his mother who has found him.
Ellen Bryan Obed is the author of eight books for children. Poetry, prose, fantasy and science, her books revel in nature and the northern seasons. They have received several awards including two Canadian Children’s Book Center, Our Choice Awards, the Maine Chapbook Award, and A Junior Library Guild Selection. One of her books, Borrowed Black, has been translated into seven languages, appeared in thirteen different editions, and has been produced for the stage by five different theatre companies since it was first published in 1979.
Item Publish Date: 1982 / 12 / 31
Measurements: 11 in X .5 in X 8.5 in
Weight: 0.2 kg
Page Count: 40