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Wild about books

Wild about books

Sierra, Judy; Brown, Marc Tolon

All the animals are very curious when a mobile library arrives but soon they can't wait to learn about this new something called reading. Read along with the book-loving animals and go wild, simply wild, about wonderful books

Book. English. Children's stories.
Published London : Frances Lincoln Children's 2006
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Statement of responsibility: by Judy Sierra ; pictures by Marc Brown
ISBN: 1845075269, 9781845075262
Note: Originally published: New York: Knopf, 2004.
Physical Description: [31] p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 32 cm.
Subject: Zoo animals Pictorial works Juvenile fiction.; Books and reading Pictorial works Juvenile fiction.

Reviews

This book is perfect for primary school libraries and all librarians, whether in school or not... A joy of a book and a worthy addition to any primary school library.
School Librarian||A compelling volume for encouraging both literacy in its widest sense, and books and libraries in particular.
Ibby Link||This ingenious book, with Judy Sierra's lively rhyming text, makes reading look fun - always a good thing. Marc Brown's bright cheerful pictures are full of little gems.
Carousel||A clever librarian quickly attracts a crowd when she launches the mobile library by reading aloud from Dr Seuss. â_~In a flash, every beast in the zoo was stampeding / To learn all about this new something called reading.â_T There are fat books and thin books, funny books and sad books â_" something for everyone. Soon, all the animals are not only reading but writing too. An entertaining and inspiring introduction to books.
Book Ahead 0-7||This beautifully illustrated paperback uses some highly imaginative and amusing rhyming text to tell the story of a mobile library which visits the zoo by mistake and soon instills the reading (and writing) bug in all the animalsâ_¦ This story certainly reinforces the message that there are books to suit all tastes and that everyone will find something they love when they step into a library.
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