Six-year-old Ollie is given his first pair of real skis. As soon as the snow begins to fall he heads off into the woods and meets sparkling Jack Frost, who shoos away damp Mrs Thaw.
Jack Frost takes him on an adventure to the palace of King Winter. Ollie has a wonderful time in a huge snowball fight! But will Mrs Thaw return too soon for Ollie to enjoy the snow?
Elsa Beskow (1874-1953) is one of Sweden's most popular children’s authors. Her picture books have been known and loved for over a century and her charming stories were inspired by her own childhood adventures, as well of those of her six children.