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.