Snowflake Bentley

Written by Jacqueline Briggs Martin. Illustrated by Mary Azarian. Published by Houghton Mifflin.


Handsome woodcuts recall the impassioned life of a self-taught Vermont scientist who, early in this century, was the first to record snowflakes on film. The 1999 Caldecott Medal Book.




Awards Won

Title Year
notable.jpg Notable Children's Books
Each year the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) identifies the best of the best of children's books on the Notable Children's Books list.
1999 - Selection(s)