The Best In Children's Books: The University Of Chicago Guide To Children's Literature, 1985-1990

The Best In Children's Books: The University Of Chicago Guide To Children's Literature, 1985-1990

by Zena Sutherland, Betsy Hearne, Roger Sutton
     
 
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.

Editorial Reviews

Booknews
Close to 1,500 reviews of American and British fiction and nonfiction for pre-school to young adult readers, selected from those first published in the U. of Chicago's Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books. Organized alphabetically by author, with six indexes offering access by reading level, curricular use, developmental values, subject, title, and author. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780226780641
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
Publication date:
01/01/1992
Pages:
502
Product dimensions:
6.34(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.36(d)

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