ERIC Number: ED204815
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Best Books for Children: Preschool through the Middle Grades. Second Edition.
Gillespie, John T., Ed.; Gilbert, Christine B., Ed.
Intended for use as a tool in evaluating and expanding library collections and as an aid for giving reading guidance to children, this annotated bibliography contains over 13,000 recommended titles for readers in preschool through grade 6. The titles are listed alphabetically by author under a variety of subject areas, including the following: (1) nursery rhymes and bedtime books; (2) books for beginning readers; (3) fiction; (4) mysteries, monsters, and curiosities; (5) mythology; (6) religion; (7) the arts and language; (8) history and geography; (9) biography; (10) the individual and society; (11) personal development; and (12) the sciences. The bibliography concludes with indexes of subjects, authors and illustrators, titles, and subjects of biographies. (HTH)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Books, Childrens Literature, Elementary Education, Fiction, Humanities, Individual Development, Nonfiction, Preschool Education, Reading Material Selection, Reading Materials, Religion, Sciences
R. R. Bowker Co., 1180 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10036 ($29.95 cloth).
Publication Type: Books; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
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