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Katy and the Big Snow

Katy and the Big Snow

by Virginia Lee Burton Illustrated by Virginia Lee Burton
Katy, the brave and untiring tractor who pushes a bulldozer in the summer and a snowplow in the winter, saves the day when she plows out the city of Geoppolis after a big blizzard.
Ages
5, 6, 7
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Grade Level Equivalent
2.9
Lexile Measure
420L
DRA
20
Guided Reading
L
Publisher
Tandem Library
Book Type
Read-Aloud Book
Genre
Classics

About the Author and Illustrator

Virginia Lee Burton Virginia Lee Burton (1909-1968) was the talented author and illustrator of some of the most enduring books ever written for children, and winner of the 1942 Caldecott Medal.
Virginia Lee Burton Virginia Lee Burton (1909-1968) was the talented author and illustrator of some of the most enduring books ever written for children, and winner of the 1942 Caldecott Medal.

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