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The Resource How to read a book, Kwame Alexander ; art by Melissa Sweet

How to read a book, Kwame Alexander ; art by Melissa Sweet

Label
How to read a book
Title
How to read a book
Statement of responsibility
Kwame Alexander ; art by Melissa Sweet
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
First, find a tree - a black tupelo or dawn redwood will do - and plant yourself. (It's ok if you prefer a stoop, like Langston Hughes.) With these words, an adventure begins - an adventure into the world of reading
Summary
Suggests a method of reading that begins with planting oneself beneath a tree and leads to a book party one hopes will never end
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Books, 2020.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2019.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10781704
Cataloging source
SALS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alexander, Kwame
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 770
  • 770
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sweet, Melissa
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Books and reading
  • Language
  • Children's stories
Target audience
preschool
Label
How to read a book, Kwame Alexander ; art by Melissa Sweet
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes fold-out page
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000065445554
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
31 unnumbered pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780062307811
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)894183555
Label
How to read a book, Kwame Alexander ; art by Melissa Sweet
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes fold-out page
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000065445554
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
31 unnumbered pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780062307811
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)894183555

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