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The Read-Aloud Handbook: Sixth Edition

 
 
 
 
The Read-Aloud Handbook: Sixth Edition
Author: Jim Trelease
ISBN 13: 9780143037392
ISBN 10: 143037390
Edition: Sixth Edition, Revised
Publisher: Penguin Books
Publication Date: 2006-07-25
Format: Paperback
Pages: 340
List Price: $16.00
 
 

For more than two decades, millions of parents and educators have turned to Jim Trelease's beloved classic to help countless children become avid readers through awakening their imaginations and improving their language skills. Now this new edition of The Read-Aloud Handbook imparts the benefits, rewards, and importance of reading aloud to children of a new generation. Supported by delightful anecdotes as well as the latest research, The Read- Aloud Handbook offers proven techniques and strategies—and the reasoning behind them— for helping children discover the pleasures of reading and setting them on the road to becoming lifelong readers.

Publishers Weekly

The newly revised and updated fifth edition of The Read-Aloud Handbook by Jim Trelease uses his trademark Q&A format to address such issues as television, library funding and the Harry Potter phenomenon. A "Treasury of Read-Alouds" in the back of the book suggests starting points for parents. (Sept.) Copyright 2001 Cahners Business Information.