Beyond Picture Books
A Guide to First ReadersBook - 1995
Answer the growing call to improve reading in the early grades with this welcome companion to Bowker's classic A to Zoo . The more than 2,500 first readers profiled all feature lively interaction of text and illustration and present themes of interest to young children. Informative listings offer a brief plot synopsis, critical evaluation, comments about the illustrations, and title, author, and illustrator information, as well as details on publishers, series, subjects, and more. A special list of 200 outstanding first readers helps simplify collection development.