The Story of Snow: The Science of Winter’s Wonder

by Mark Cassino with Jon Nelson and Nora Aoyagi (Illustrator)

Synopsis: How do snow crystals form? What shapes can they take? Are no two snow crystals alike? These questions and more are answered in this visually stunning exploration of the science of snow. Perfect for reading on winter days, the book features photos of real snow crystals in their beautiful diversity. Snowflake-catching instructions are also included.

Published: October 2009 | ISBN-13: 978-0545673860 | Ages: 3-7 years

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Mini-bio: Jon Nelson is a teacher and physicist who has studied ice crystals and clouds for more than 15 years. – Book’s Homepage

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