Ruth Heller takes another lighthearted look at language with this fascinating introduction to adverbs. Double negatives, superlatives, and irregular adverbs become interesting and easy to understand with Heller's bold, beautifully designed illustrations and whimsical, rhyming text. Recommended for grades K-3. Hardcover,from Penguin Putnam Books.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 48 Vendor: Putnam Juvenile Publication Date: 1998 Dimensions: 9.75 X 9.25 (inches)
ISBN: 0698116631 ISBN-13: 9780698116634 UPC: 630415007990 Availability: In Stock
"Lively...The playfully rhymed text flows effortlessly as it discusses superlatives, irregular adverbs, and double negatives....Informative and fun."-- School Library Journal "Using expansive color drawings and catchy rhymes, Heller writes about words frequently and vividly and with an unmistakable flourish....A clever introduction."-- Booklist "This eye-catching book explains its perplexing subject well and clearly, and more memorably than could any grammar textbook." -- The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books