Hey! Listen to This: Stories to Read Aloud

Hey! Listen to This: Stories to Read Aloud

by Jim Trelease, Jim Trelease
     
 

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"A splendidly thoughtful selection...Trelease welcomes everyone in with wide embrace."—Washington Post Book World. 48 read-aloud selections ideal for parents and teachers to share with children ages five through nine.

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"A splendidly thoughtful selection...Trelease welcomes everyone in with wide embrace."—Washington Post Book World. 48 read-aloud selections ideal for parents and teachers to share with children ages five through nine.

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Children's Literature - Jan Lieberman
The title of Trelease's latest book is perfect to highlight those books that are excellent read-alouds. Jim's book is a collection of enticing chapters from some of the best children's books as well as entire retellings of some memorable folk and fairy tales. What makes this read-aloud anthology truly unique are Jim's delightfully informative introductions to each excerpt. He provides insights and enriching anecdotes about the authors and the stories. Call the family together for this one!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780140146530
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
05/01/1992
Pages:
432
Sales rank:
356,268
Product dimensions:
5.94(w) x 8.99(h) x 0.88(d)

Meet the Author

Jim Trelease is the editor of two anthologies, Read All About It! and Hey! Listen to This, and the author of the one that started it all, The Read-Aloud Handbook. His writing has appeared in the New York Times and the Washington Post.

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