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The Snowman

The Snowman is a children’s book without words by English author Raymond Briggs, first published in 1978.

In 1982, this tale -the story of a boy who builds a snowman on a winter’s day- was adapted through pictures, action and Howard Blake’s music.Its showings have become an annual event and it was voted number 4 in UKTV Gold’s Greatest TV Christmas Moments.

That night, at the stroke of twelve, the snowman comes to life………

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One comment on “The Snowman

  1. maite
    21/12/2012

    Very nice Mª José. Espero que todos esteis ok, muchos recuerdos y a pesar de todo Merry Christmas and a The Best New Year

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