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Inside Picture Books
Language: en
Pages: 230
Authors: Ellen Handler Spitz
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-01-01 - Publisher: Yale University Press

Exploring the profound impact of the experience of reading to children, Spitz discusses well-known children's books and reveals how they transmit psychological wisdom, convey moral lessons, shape tastes, and implant subtle prejudices. 23 illustrations.
Read It Again!
Language: en
Pages: 100
Authors: Libby Miller, Liz Rothlein
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991-09 - Publisher: Good Year Books

Educational resource for teachers, parents and kids!
The Essential Guide to Children's Books and Their Creators
Language: en
Pages: 560
Authors: Libby Miller, Liz Rothlein
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Upon publication, Anita Silvey’s comprehensive survey of contemporary children’s literature, Children’s Books and Their Creators, garnered unanimous praise from librarians, educators, and specialists interested in the world of writing for children. Now The Essential Guide to Children’s Books and Their Creators assembles the best of that volume in one handy,
Second Thoughts
Language: en
Pages: 383
Authors: David Galef
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Wayne State University Press

How does our perspective change after the first reading? What distortions emerge through repetition? How do we determine what's worth rereading and what is the role of such repetition in our lives? What are the gains and losses? This work investigates the rereading of texts from various genres.
Goodnight June
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Sarah Jio
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-08 - Publisher: Hachette UK

'Sarah Jio's writing is exquisite and engrossing' Elin Hilderbrand A remarkable story of friendship, love, and the mystery behind a beloved classic... Acclaimed writer June Andersen is professionally successful, but her personal life is marred by unhappiness. When she is unexpectedly called to settle her great-aunt Ruby's estate and determine