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Best Books for Children Preschool Through Grade 6, 8th ed.

Best Books for Children Preschool Through Grade 6, 8th edition

Catherine Barr and John T. Gillespie

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Now in an updated 8th edition, Best Books for Children Preschool Through Grade 6 is a reference catalog particularly for librarians featuring summaries of over 25,000 in-print titles suitable for children in grades K-6. Each entry lists the title, author, publication date, price, ISBN, page count, and a one-sentence summary. Review citations for the listed books draw upon six respected publications: Booklist, Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books, Horn Book, Horn Book Guide, Library Media Connection, and School Library Journal; these citations direct the librarian toward a more detailed discussion and evaluation of the title in question. An easy-to-use reference, sorted by book category and featuring a comprehensive index, Best Books for Children Preschool Through Grade 6 is a helpful and enthusiastically recommended tool for children's librarians everywhere.
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Author:Volk, Carol
Publication:Reviewer's Bookwatch
Article Type:Book Review
Date:Mar 1, 2006
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