Ways of words

Freeman, Evelyn B.; Lehman, Barbara A.; Scharer, Patricia L.; McKinley, Carol; Peters, Donna; Semer, Susie; White, W. Quinn
April 1997
Reading Teacher;Apr97, Vol. 50 Issue 7, p588
Academic Journal
Presents an array of children's books which explore the purposes, playfulness and poetry of words used to communicate in oral and written forms. Includes `When I Was Your Age,' edited by Amy Ehrlich; `The Caterpillow Fight,' by Sam McBratney; `The Angel and the Donkey,' by Katherine Paterson; `Echoes for the Eye,' by Barbara Juster Esbensen; `When Birds Could Talk & Bats Could Sing,' by Virginia Hamilton. INSET: Too good to miss..


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