ERIC Number: EJ667676
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Beyond the ABCs: The Pleasures of the Alphabet Book.
Thatcher, Debra H.
Michigan Reading Journal, v35 n1 p21-26 Fall 2002
Identifies seven types of alphabet books: letter shapes, word play, art play, topical/thematic, multicultural, narrative, and puzzles. Presents annotations of around 30 titles. Suggests that alphabet books are not intended just for the emergent reader--there is a wide range of ABC books with intriguing stories, captivating illustrations, playful texts, and puzzling mysteries. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
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