Babies Need Books

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Penguin, 1995 - 255 pages
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Dorothy Butler believes passionately that books should be a vital part of children's lives -- even in their very first months. But how do we go about introducing books to children? Which books should we share? When should we begin? Babies Need Books is an invaluable resource for parents, teachers, and librarians -- indeed, for any adult eager to share with small children the pleasure books offer. Butler provides important guidelines for choosing appropriate books and recommends hundreds of titles. And for this revised edition, Butler's book selections have been supplemented by an extensive index of recently published titles readily available in North America.

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Review: Babies Need Books: Sharing the Joy of Books with Children from Birth to Six

Avis d'utilisateur  - Rebecca - Goodreads

Interesting insights and ideas and many books I grew up with mentioned. Consulter l'avis complet

Review: Babies Need Books: Sharing the Joy of Books with Children from Birth to Six

Avis d'utilisateur  - Mirëdon Fusha - Goodreads

This is when 'it's good to read to young children' sentence becomes a 'bestselling' "book"! Consulter l'avis complet

Table des matières

Why Books? i
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Too Little to Look? i i
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Book List i
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À propos de l'auteur (1995)

Writer and expert on children's literature, Dorothy Butler was born in New Zealand in 1925. She owns the Dorothy Butler Children's Bookshop in Auckland, New Zealand. Babies Need Books: Sharing the Joy of Books with Children from Birth to Six, originally published in 1980, is considered a classic in its field. It contains summaries of hundreds of books for young children, broken down by age and topic.

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