Add this anthology of 48 outstanding read-aloud tales to your library---and entertain and inspire your 5- to 9-year-olds with snippets from classic children's literature! Kids will become eager-for-more readers of books including Charlotte's Web; Uncle Remus; Ramona the Pest; The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe; and more. Features engaging introductions, author biographies, and follow-up notes. 414 pages, softcover from Penguin.
"A splendidly thoughtful selection...Trelease welcomes everyone in with wide embrace."Washington Post Book World. 48 read-aloud selections ideal for parents and teachers to share with children ages five through nine.
Jim Trelease is the editor of two anthologies, Read All About It! and Hey! Listen to This, and the author of the one that started it all, The Read-Aloud Handbook. His writing has appeared in the New York Times and the Washington Post.