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Honey for a Teen's Heart: Using Books to Communicate with Teens
Honey for a Teen's Heart: Using Books to Communicate with Teens
by Gladys M Hunt
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Find out what makes a good book, discern between good, better, and best, and then select from over three hundred recommendations in this updated version.... (read more)

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Honey for a Child's Heart: The Imaginative Use of Books in Family Life
Honey for a Child's Heart: The Imaginative Use of Books in Family Life
by Gladys M Hunt
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Everything you need from how to choose good books for your children to encouraging them to be avid readers, this fourth edition also includes an indexed and updated list of the best children's classics ever.... (read more)

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Books to Build on: A Grade-By-Grade Resource Guide for Parents and Teachers (Core Knowledge Series)
Books to Build on: A Grade-By-Grade Resource Guide for Parents and Teachers (Core Knowledge Series)
by E D Hirsch
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The hugely successful Core Knowledge Series has told the parents of first- through sixth-graders what they need to know. Now this essential companion volume helps those parents finds the books and other resources that will allow their children to learn... (read more)

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Dear Genius: The Letters of Ursula Nordstrom
Dear Genius: The Letters of Ursula Nordstrom
by Leonard Marcus
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Laura Ingalls Wilder. Crockett Johnson. Margaret Wise Brown. Ruth Krauss. Garth Williams. Maurice Sendak. Russell Hoban. Louise Fitzhugh. What do all of these names have in common? They are brilliant children's authors and illustrators who have been... (read more)

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Great Books for Boys
Great Books for Boys
by Kathleen Odean
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US... (read more)

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William Steig to Charlotte Zolotow: Volume 8 (Favorite Children's Authors and Illustrators)
William Steig to Charlotte Zolotow: Volume 8 (Favorite Children's Authors and Illustrators)
by E Russell Primm
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- 2-color photographs - Table of contents - Informative sidebars - Details of author's or illustrator's selected works and awards - Guide to children's literature awards - Comprehensive & cumulative index - Sources for further... (read more)

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Book Smart: How to Develop and Support Successful, Motivated Readers
Book Smart: How to Develop and Support Successful, Motivated Readers
by Anne E. Cunningham
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Authored by two passionate psychologists and educators, Book Smart: How to Develop and Support Successful, Motivated Readers is a how-to guide rich with stories, lessons, activities, and ideas aimed at supporting reading development and addressing the... (read more)

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Pingpong Perry Experiences How a Book Is Made (In the Library)
Pingpong Perry Experiences How a Book Is Made (In the Library)
by Sandy Donovan
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Perry likes pizza and pingpong. But one day he wonders what kind of pizza professional pingpong players would pick. When he cant find the answers at the library, Perry decides to write his own book. Follow Perrys idea from beginning to end, and find out... (read more)

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Choosing Books for Children: A Commonsense Guide
Choosing Books for Children: A Commonsense Guide
by Betsy Hearne
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A revised and updated third edition of Betsy Hearne's classic guide, packed with sound advice and lists of suggested titles.... (read more)

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Laura's List: The First Lady's List of 57 Great Books for Families and Children
Laura's List: The First Lady's List of 57 Great Books for Families and Children
by Beverly Darnall
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Laura's List presents the First Lady's published list of recommended books, and builds on her public commitment to books and learning. Parents need basic tools to give their children opportunities to grow, and here is an easy-to-understand guide to great... (read more)

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100 Books for Girls to Grow on
100 Books for Girls to Grow on
by Shireen Dodson
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Alan and Naomi by Myron Levoy The specter of the Nazi Holocaust shadows the lives of two 12-year-olds living in New York City in 1944. Alan just wants life to be ordinary, yet his existence is changed forever when a young, Jewish French girl, traumatized... (read more)

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Shared Reading With Big Books
Shared Reading With Big Books
by Dorothy P. Hall
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This book includes lessons for 50 big books (both fiction and nonfiction). Each lesson has before-, during-, and after-reading activities for two days or five days, as well as other books and activities designed to extend the big book. Supports the Four... (read more)

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The Art of Reading: Forty Illustrators Celebrate RIF's 50th Anniversary
The Art of Reading: Forty Illustrators Celebrate RIF's 50th Anniversary
by Leonard Marcus
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For forty years, the nonprofit literacy organization Reading Is Fundamental has been putting books into the hands of children across America. To commemorate its fortieth anniversary, it has brought together forty of the most celebrated children’s... (read more)

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Boys and Girls Forever: Children's Classics from Cinderella to Harry Potter
Boys and Girls Forever: Children's Classics from Cinderella to Harry Potter
by Alison Lurie
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 187-208) and index.... (read more)

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Show and Tell: The Fine Art of Picture Book Illustration
Show and Tell: The Fine Art of Picture Book Illustration
by Dilys Evans
Staff Pick
Evans, a past art director of Cricket magazine, has worked with some of the most acclaimed children's book illustrators of our time. Her candid and detailed approach to talking about what inspired these talented artists made me want of jump out of bed... (read more)

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Reading Raps: A Book Club Guide for Librarians, Kids, and Families
Reading Raps: A Book Club Guide for Librarians, Kids, and Families
by Rita Soltan
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Book clubs are sprouting up all over, and so are book club guides—but not all book club guides are equal. Many focus on a specific type of book club, or they take a generic approach of one size fits all; and most do not take into account the... (read more)

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Books for the Gifted Child #2: Books for the Gifted Child: Vol. 2
Books for the Gifted Child #2: Books for the Gifted Child: Vol. 2
by Paula Hauser
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… a valuable resource for those interested in meeting the reading needs of gifted children. Education LibrarieS≪/i> Encourage gifted children to explore their varied interests with this award-winning selection guide. In it you'll find... (read more)

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Using Picture Storybooks to Teach Literary Devices: Recommended Books for Children & Young Adults
Using Picture Storybooks to Teach Literary Devices: Recommended Books for Children & Young Adults
by Susan Hall
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Both volumes of Using Picture Storybooks to Teach Literary DeviceS≪/i> make it easy to find the perfect book to illustrate a specific literary device. The author has selected nearly 500 picture storybooks that effectively illustrate satire, allusion... (read more)

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Scholastic BookFiles a Reading Guide to Holes: By Louis Sachar (Scholastic Bookfiles)
Scholastic BookFiles a Reading Guide to Holes: By Louis Sachar (Scholastic Bookfiles)
by Scholastic
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A new series of companions to well loved and often read middle-grade novels. Holes by Louis Sachar is a favorite middle-grade novel. This companion gives backgound on the author, including an interview, questions to guide reading, clues to themes, plot... (read more)

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Valerie & Walter's Best Books for Children: A Lively, Opinionated Guide
Valerie & Walter's Best Books for Children: A Lively, Opinionated Guide
by Valeriem Lewis
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With wit, candor, and boundless enthusiasm, Valerie V. Lewis and Walter M. Mayes have selected more than 2,000 wonderful books for children from birth to age 12. Here is the most useful, candid, and convenient guide to children's literature ever... (read more)

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