On Monday When It Rained

On Monday When It Rained

by Cherryl Kachenmeister, Tom Berthiaume
     
 

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In simple, straightforward text and marvelously expressive pictures, the author and photographer have captured the thoughts and feelings of one small boy. Whether he is proud or scared, lonely or excited, the boy’s face mirrors his emotion with the wonderful directness of childhood.

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In simple, straightforward text and marvelously expressive pictures, the author and photographer have captured the thoughts and feelings of one small boy. Whether he is proud or scared, lonely or excited, the boy’s face mirrors his emotion with the wonderful directness of childhood.

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Children's Literature
A pre-school age boy begins to comprehend and share his emotions as he confronts a week of typical childhood situations. The author, Cherryl Kachenmeister, presents realistic scenarios for the young narrator. For example, he is angry when his cousin won't share her toys when he visits her. Tom Berthiaume integrates a photograph of a little boy showing a facial expression corresponding with each emotion presented in the text. This book is recommended for young children who are beginning to understand the relationship between emotions and different situations that occur in daily life. 2001 (orig. 1989), Houghton Mifflin,
— Ashley Henson <%ISBN%>0395519403
This introductory book for young children describes various typical childhood scenarios and then features the appropriate word for the emotion. Photographs of a young boy are used for the illustrations. A fun way for children to learn the vocabulary of feelings. 2001, Houghton Mifflin, $5.95. Ages 3 to 8. Reviewer: S. Latson SOURCE: Parent Council, September 2001 (Vol. 9, No. 1)
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"An excellent concept book." Kirkus Reviews

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780618111244
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
03/28/2001
Series:
Sandpiper Book Series
Pages:
40
Sales rank:
61,822
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.16(d)
Age Range:
4 - 7 Years

Meet the Author

Tom Berthiaume is a commercial photographer. He and Cherryl Kachenmeister Live with their daughter in Minneapolis.

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