Hornbooks and Inkwells  -     By: Verla Kay, S.D. Schlinder
Buy Item InStock15.29$15.29 Retail: $16.99 Save 10% ($1.70) Add To Cart


Add To Wishlist

Hornbooks and Inkwells

Penguin Books / 2011 / Hardcover

$15.29 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $16.99
|
Save 10% ($1.70)
In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW238703

Cyber Week Sale
* This product is available for shipment only to the USA.
* This product is not available for expedited shipping.

Product Description

* Classrooms have changed a lot since the 18th century---but mischievous kids are just the same! As your 4- to 8-year-olds follow two boisterous brothers through their day, they'll be intrigued by their birch-bark paper and hornbooks; amused at the tricks they play on one another; and proud of them for learning to read and write! 32 pages, hardcover from Putnam.

Product Information

Format: Hardcover
Number of Pages: 32
Vendor: Penguin Books
Publication Date: 2011
Dimensions: 9.50 X 7.00 (inches)
ISBN: 0399238700
ISBN-13: 9780399238703
Ages: 4-8

Related Products

  1. Elsie Dinsmore Collection, Volumes 1-6
    Elsie Dinsmore Collection, Volumes 1-6
    Martha Finley
    Hendrickson Publishers / Trade Paperback
    $22.99 Retail: $47.70 Save 52% ($24.71)

Publisher's Description

Life in an eighteenth-century one-room schoolhouse might be different from today-but like any other pair of siblings, brothers Peter and John Paul get up to plenty of mischief! Readers follow the two as they work with birch-bark paper and hornbooks, play tricks on each other, get in trouble, and celebrate when John Paul learns to read and write.

Verla Kay's trademark short and evocative verse and S. D. Schindler's lively art add humor and character to the classic schoolhouse scenes, and readers will love discovering the differences-and similarities- to their own school days.

Author Bio

Verla Kay, pictured below, has written numerous acclaimed historical picture books. She lives in Tekoa, Washington.

S. D. Schindler is the illustrator of numerous picture books, including Home on the Range and The Story of Salt. He lives in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search