The first snow has just fallen in the woods where Kurran and Pigan live and it's changed everything. Pigan decides that she wants to stay awake this winter. She wants to experience snow and all the fun things that Kurran says that you can do.
No sooner said than done, the two friends pack their rucksack and set off. After a while, huge snowflakes start to fall from the sky. Suddenly they find themselves caught up in a storm and need to cake shelter. When the wind finally dies down the whole world has suddenly turned silent and white. Nothing looks the same any more. Where are they and how are they going to find their way home? Who do those huge pawprints belong to? Everything turns into an adventure that the two friends won't forget easily. An enchanting picture book about the magic of nature and winter.