230 pages. 1st printing / edition. Hardcover. Illustrated. Picture Books Cited. Secondary Sources. Index. Fine in Fine- dustjacket. Bright, tight and clean; no names, marks or tears. Appears unread. ISBN: 0300076029. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Inhaltsangabe: Why do images from beloved childhood picture books linger in our minds? How do picture books shape our lives early on and even into adulthood? In this book Ellen Handler Spitz explores the profound impact of reading to children -- on the reader as well as the listener. She discusses well-known picture books and how they transmit psychological wisdom, convey moral lessons, shape tastes, and build a special bond between the child and the adult reader.
Inhaltsangabe: An exploration of the profound impact of the experience of reading on children. It discusses well-known picture books, including Goodnight Moon, Babar and Little Black Sambo, and reveals how they transmit psychological wisdom, moral lessons, tastes, and subtle prejudices.
Titel: INSIDE PICTURE BOOKS.
Verlag: Yale University, 1999.
Buchbeschreibung New Haven, CT. : Yale University Press, 1999. Orig. Halfcloth binding. Dustjacket. xxii, 230 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-225) and index. Condition : very good. ISBN 0300076029[KEYWORDS: LITERARY CRITICISM, *, children's literature. Artikel-Nr. 172186