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You Make Me Smile

A snowy story to melt your heart.

Author/Illustrator Layn Marlow

Suitable for:  2+

Price:  £11.99

ISBN: 978-0-19-279473-4
Publication date: 03/10/2013
Hardback: 32 pages
Dimensions: 230x270mm

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When a little girl rushes out into the freshly fallen snow, her world is filled with wonder. This book captures the magic of a moment before it melts away. Now you can share in the happiness it brings, time after time.


  • A story that wraps up warm-hearted messages of love and friendship with beautiful artwork to capture every emotion.
  • Raymond Briggs and the recent advertising campaigns for Coca Cola and John Lewis have proved just how much we all love a snowman over the festive season.
  • Layn Marlow's titles have sold over a million copies and have been translated into more than 15 languages.
  • Previous title Hurry Up and Slow Down ISBN: 9780192720801.

This page was last updated on 28 July 2015 at 04:00 GMT


  • Snow is magical when it suddenly, and silently, begins to fall from the sky. Children are filled with excitement. That special feeling is captured in simple words and irresistible pictures in this book that celebrates friendship. A gentle and warm story, it is brimming with the 'Ahhh' factor. - Carousel
  • This is a beautifully illustrated gentle book about a little girl, the advent of winter and snow, which bring the consequential building of the snowman... the book is so captivating... the words have a gentle quality... a soothing bedtime story. - The School Librarian
  • This book is so captivating, the pages have a simplicity about them that makes everything seem so uncomplicated and safe - Janette Perkins, The School Librarian Magazine
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