Simmons Analysis: Book Purchasing Habits Decrease for Buyers with Children
- E-book Users Surveyed Online, in College. Reid, Calvin // Publishers Weekly;9/9/2002, Vol. 249 Issue 36, p12
Highlights results of two surveys on E-book usage. Devices used by respondents on their E-reading habits; Complaints on E-books; Book preference of respondents; Comparison of students who uses print textbooks and Gemstar E-book reading devices.
- Pump up the volumes. Parkinson, Giles // Bulletin with Newsweek;7/18/2006, Vol. 124 Issue 6529, p54
The article offers information on a survey of what children read in Australia. Angus & Robertson surveyed 30,000 children and asked them to rank their favourites. General manager Dave Fenlon says the publication of the children's top 50, and making them available in the group's 170 stores, have...
- How Not to Read a Children's Book. Hunt, Peter // Children's Literature in Education;Dec95, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p231
Presents tips on how not to read a children's book. Adult critical response to children's books; Theoretical convictions on how a child understands a book; Progress of children's literature criticism; Importance of who is reading rather than what is read.
- Books Worth a Look. // Teaching Pre K-8;Feb2003, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p36
Presents information on several children's books. 'Famous Bears and Friends: One Hundred Years of Teddy Bear Stories, Poems, Songs and Heroics,' by Janet Wyman Coleman; 'Little Rabbit Lost,' by Harry Horse; 'Time for Naps,' by Jane Yolen.
- Breastfeeding. Altshuler, Anne // Mothering;Apr-Jun97, Issue 83, p68
Introduces several books for the youngest and older children. `Mama, Daddy, Baby and Me,' by Lisa Gewing; `We Have a Baby,' by Cathryn Falwell; `Welcome, Little Baby,' by Aliki; `We Like to Nurse,' by Chia Martin; `The Baby's Catalogue,' by Janet and Alan Ahlberg; `Happy Birth Day!,' by Robie H....
- There's Always Room for More. // School Library Journal;Fall 2011 Series Mad, p76
The article presents a list of suggestions for potential series topics for children's nonfiction, including more biographies mentioned by Heather Acerro, special diet cookbooks suggested by Paula Willey, and multicultural lifestyle studies suggested by June Shimonishi.
- Dr. Seuss books tops in Book It! survey. // Reading Today;Feb/Mar2000, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p3
Details a survey conducted by the Pizza Hut Book It! National Incentive Program for the National Young Reader's Day. Books that are at the top of the list; Details on the program.
- Cricket Readers Recommend. // Cricket;Apr2003, Vol. 30 Issue 8, p47
Presents a list and short review of children's books recommended for reading.
- The best Canadian kids books of all time. Oppel, Kenneth // Quill & Quire;Oct97, Vol. 63 Issue 10, p1
Reports on the survey conducted by the journal 'Quill & Quire,' as of October 1, 1997 on the best Canadian children's books of all time. List of top 20 books; Dominance of books written by male authors in the list; Names of panelists.