Details: Hardcover, 32 pages, 8.5 x 11, color illustrations.
Publisher: People’s Press
Author: Amiee White Beazley
Artist: Paul Antonson
On a snowy day in the Rocky Mountains, a young mastodon and her best friend, a giant ground sloth, embark on an adventure to climb a nearby mountain. They are helped along the way by a colorful cast of Ice Age characters, and get creative sliding back down the mountain. A beautifully illustrated story inspired by the 2010 Ice Age discoveries in Snowmass Village, Colorado
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A young mastodon wakes to a wintry day, “It’s a SNOW DAY!” she shouts and leaps outside. Meeting her best friend, Jefferson the sloth, they challenge themselves to hike to the top of a tall mountain. With help from friends Beaver, Salamander and Bison, the team reaches the peak and realizes there more to the journey than they had thought. These adventurous friends then craft skis and snowboards from branches and zip down to be greeted by Mammoth who lovingly carries them home. An empowering and beautifully illustrated story with an index of interesting Ice Age facts. Inspired by historic Ice Age discoveries in Snowmass Village near Aspen, Colorado, in 2010.
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|A young mastodon wakes to a wintry day, “It’s a SNOW DAY!” she shouts and leaps outside. Meeting her best friend, Sloth, they challenge themselves to hike to the top of a tall mountain. The friends soon discover they have to overcome obstacles to reach the summit. With help from friends Beav…|
|In the spirit of giving, please consider donatin a new or uses pair of Crocs or Croc-like shoes to the address below. Author Amiee Beazley and her family sponsor a child at this Ugandan orphanage and the children are in desperate need of shoes!|
|“Wanted to let you know you inspired Max to be a Wooly Mammoth for Halloween this yr…his costume just arrived! Max LOVES your book, we read it all the time. And he carries his stuffed mastodon & mammoth around every where. Thanks so much for sharing your talent & imagination with us!”|
|It’s snowing in much of the Rocky Mountain West! Snuggle up with your favorite kiddo and read all about snowy fun in SNOWMASTODON!|
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