Primary Genreflecting: A Guide to Picture Books and Easy Readers
493 pages • 7 x 10
Taking the readers' advisory approach to books for beginning readers, this guide organizes more than 700 selected titles into genres and subgenres according to the way children and their parents seek them. There are chapters on Animal stories, Humour, Concept, Imagination and more. Focus is on titles published within the past decade—picture books and first readers, as well as popular classics. For each title, complete bibliographic information is given, along with a reading level and brief description. In addition, the author provides commentary about launching new readers and how to find the books children and their parents love.