The Best in Children's Books: The University of Chicago Guide to Children's Literature, 1966-72

The Best in Children's Books: The University of Chicago Guide to Children's Literature, 1966-72

by Zena Sutherland
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0226780570

ISBN-13: 9780226780573

Pub. Date: 09/28/1973

Publisher: University of Chicago Press

With so many new children's books published each year, how can children learn to choose good books, and how can adults help them? This guide is designed to aid adults—parents, teachers, librarians—in selecting from the best children's literature published in recent years. By encouraging reading and ownership of books, by suggesting better books, and by

Overview

With so many new children's books published each year, how can children learn to choose good books, and how can adults help them? This guide is designed to aid adults—parents, teachers, librarians—in selecting from the best children's literature published in recent years. By encouraging reading and ownership of books, by suggesting better books, and by discussing good books with enthusiasm and understanding, adults may help children to acquire discrimination in reading.

This guide contains 1,400 reviews of the best children's literature published between 1966 and 1972.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780226780573
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
Publication date:
09/28/1973
Pages:
491
Product dimensions:
(w) x (h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction
Suggestions for Using This Book
Reviews of Books
Appendix: Addresses of Publishers of Listed Children's Books
Indexes
 
1. Title Index
2. Developmental Values Index
3. Curricular Use Index
4. Reading Level Index
5. Subject Index
6. Type of Literature Index

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