100 Best Books for Children

100 Best Books for Children

child's literary background , books that have been effective with children for decades . ... editor of The Horn Book Magazine , sometimes called " the bible of children's books , " which seeks to locate only the best books published .

Author: Anita Silvey

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0618618775

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 192

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The author recommends one hundred of the best books for children, including a variety of works to suit diverse interests, reading levels, and special needs, while also revealing the sometimes humorous process she undertook in choosing entries for the list.
Categories: Literary Criticism

Best Jewish Books for Children and Teens

Best Jewish Books for Children and Teens

Moreover, in children's books, Jewishness is sometimes implied by the use of Yiddish-isms, Yiddish names, ... the Index by Title and there is also a list of titles grouped by recommended reading level provided at the back of the guide.

Author: Silver

Publisher: Jewish Publication Society

ISBN: 9780827611214

Category: Social Science

Page: 375

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Linda Silver selected the titles that "represent the best in writing, illustration, reader appeal, and authentically Jewish content--in picture books, fiction and non-fiction, for readers ranging from early childhood through the high school years."--P. [4] of cover.
Categories: Social Science

The New York Times Parent s Guide to the Best Books for Children

The New York Times Parent s Guide to the Best Books for Children

Reference / Child Care / Children's Books $12.95 For parents overwhelmed by the children's sections of today's bookstores and libraries, help is at hand: Nearly 1,000 old and new children's books — for every age group — are separated ...

Author: Eden Ross Lipson

Publisher: Crown

ISBN: UOM:49015003048270

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 421

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Encompasses more than three thousand children's books
Categories: Family & Relationships

The Best in Children s Books

The Best in Children s Books

Children exposed to flimsy mass market books , comics , and pedestrian series books will not necessarily proceed to good literature . It is possible for a child to acquire discrimination , but it isn't likely to happen unless some adult ...

Author: University of Chicago. Center for Children's Books

Publisher: University of Chicago Press

ISBN: 0226780570

Category: Reference

Page: 484

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Reviews taken from the Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books provide parents, teachers, and librarians with a listing of outstanding works for youngsters published between 1966 and 1972
Categories: Reference

Black Authors and Illustrators of Books for Children and Young Adults

Black Authors and Illustrators of Books for Children and Young Adults

It has been recognized as one of the best of the year by the Children's Book Council, the New York City Library, Bank Street College, and the National Council for Social Studies. It was also named as Best of the Best by VOYA and the ...

Author: Barbara Thrash Murphy

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781135873554

Category: Literary Collections

Page: 524

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Black Authors and Illustrators of Books for Children and Young Adults is a biographical dictionary that provides comprehensive coverage of all major authors and illustrators – past and present. As the only reference volume of its kind available, this book is a valuable research tool that provides quick access for anyone studying black children’s literature – whether one is a student, a librarian charged with maintaining a children’s literature collection, or a scholar of children’s literature. The Fourth Edition of this renowned reference work illuminates African American contributions to children’s literature and books for young adults. The new edition contains updated and new information for existing author/illustrator entries, the addition of approximately 50 new profiles, and a new section listing online resources of interest to the authors and readers of black children’s literature.
Categories: Literary Collections

Beyond Good Night Moon 75 Reviews of Classic Books for Young Children

Beyond Good Night  Moon   75 Reviews of Classic Books for Young Children

Junior Book of Authors — A series of reference books that contains biographies of children's authors. ... Lipson, Eden Ross — The New York Times Parent's Guide to the Best Books For Children — Three Rivers Press c. 2000.

Author: Joan Louthain Ayer

Publisher: Dog Ear Publishing

ISBN: 9781598582406

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 116

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According to a recent census, there are more than 18 million preschoolers in this country, and hopefully all of them have a caring adult who reads to them on a regular basis. Whether you are the parent of a young child, an early primary teacher, a busy nanny, a doting grandparent or simply a wise and loving aunt or uncle, I have written "Beyond Good Night, Moon - 75 Reviews of Classic Books For Young Children" just for you. As the title suggests, it contains concise reviews of classic children's books that are appropriate to be read aloud to little ones. Here are some titles reviewed in the book- (1) Madeline, (2) Clifford, the Small Red Puppy, (3) Jesse Bear, What Will You Wear? (4) Freight Train, (5) Jamberry, (6) Are You My Mother?, (7) Corduroy, (8) Millions of Cats, (9) Bedtime For Frances, (10) The Snowy Day, (11) Little Bear and (12) The Monster at the End of this Book. Joan Louthain Ayer graduated from the University of Wisconsin at Platteville and received her Master's Degree in Elementary Education from Butler University in Indianapolis. She has taught in the public schools in Madison, Wisconsin and in several Indiana communities. She has taught all of the early primary grades and five years of preschool. Joan reviewed children's books for the Tribune-Star newspaper in Terre Haute for 15 years. She and her husband Gordon live in Indianapolis and have been married for 41 years. They have three adult children, a daughter-in-law and three very young grandchildren. All are book-lovers!
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

100 Best Poems for Children

100 Best Poems for Children

A collection of contemporary and classic poems chosen by children around the UK. Roger McGough made the final selection and wrote the introduction.

Author: Roger McGough

Publisher: Viking Juvenile

ISBN: 0670894907

Category: Children's poetry, English

Page: 129

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Categories: Children's poetry, English

Best iPad Children s Books

Best iPad Children s Books

Along with light animation, great background music and sound effects, this book offering is truly an outofthisworld kind of app! Educational features of this title include wordbyword highlighting and images that say their names when ...

Author: Sean Mosley

Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc

ISBN: 9781300446910

Category: Computers


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The complete list of top children's books for iPad, Nook and Kindle. We spent a whole year reviewing, reading, interviewing kids and parents to find out which books for iPad were fun. "So we did all the previewing work for you." You don't have to waste money trying out new books that your child does not like. This book is filled with 5 star rating titles. Including descriptions and features.
Categories: Computers