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The Important Book

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Publisher Comments:

The important thing about The Important Book — is that you let your child tell you what is important about the sun and the moon and the wind and the rain and a bug and a bee and a chair and a table and a pencil and a bear and a rainbow and a cat (if he wants to). For the important thing about The Important Book is that the book goes on long after it is closed.What is most important about many familiar things — like rain and wind, apples and daisies — is suggested in rhythmic words and vivid pictures. 'A perfect book . . . the text establishes a word game which tiny children will accept with glee.' — K.

Synopsis:

Relates what is important about glass, a spoon, a daisy, grass, rain, snow, an apple, wind, sky, a shoe and you.

About the Author

Margaret Wise Brown, author of Goodnight Moon and The Runaway Bunny, is one of the best-selling children's book authors of all time. Her unique ability to see the world through a child's eyes gave a new and enduring dimension to picture-book writing. Another Important Book is the companion to her classic picture book The Important Book, illustrated by Leonard Weisgard and first published in 1949.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780060207212
Author:
Weisgard, Leonard
Author:
Weisgard, Leonard
Illustrator:
Weisgard, Leonard,
Author:
Weisgard, Leonard,
Author:
by Margaret Wise Brown and Leonard Weisgard
Publisher:
HarperCollins
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Children's fiction
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Picturebooks
Subject:
Self-Esteem
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Concepts - General
Subject:
Concepts
Subject:
Pacture bccks
Subject:
Self-esteem in children
Subject:
Childrens classics
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Library
Publication Date:
19000101
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
from PreS to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
24
Dimensions:
10.36x7.68x.38 in. .79 lbs.
Age Level:
04-08

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