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Valerie and Walters Best Books for Children Display Walter M. Mayes

Valerie and Walters Best Books for Children Display

Walter M. Mayes

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ISBN : 9780380802043
Paperback
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The spirited, accessible, and definitive volume for everyone who cares about childrens books.For 15 years bookseller Valerie Lewis and Walter Mayes, a former publishers sales representative who is now an acclaimed childrens storyteller, have metMoreThe spirited, accessible, and definitive volume for everyone who cares about childrens books.For 15 years bookseller Valerie Lewis and Walter Mayes, a former publishers sales representative who is now an acclaimed childrens storyteller, have met to talk about books: to remark, rejoice, praise, question, demur and, always, to share their passion for young readers literature, from board books to picture books to early readers to novels.Now, in Valerie And Walters Best Books For Children, they share that passion in a lively, opinionated, accessible presentation of some 2,000 recommended books for listeners and readers from birth to age 13.The core of the book is some 2,000 title listings, which offer detailed information including:-- Author and illustrator-- Reading level-- Listening level-- Hardcover and paperback publisher-- A comprehensive cross-referenced subject index-- The authors expert opinions on what makes these books the bestThe authors enthusiasm for individual titles is supplemented by numerous sidebar articles on related topics. such as:-- Reading to children-- Books for problem-solving-- Holiday gift-giving-- Reading wordless books-- The value of series fiction...and many more