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Author Cianciolo, Patricia J.

Title Informational picture books for children / Patricia J. Cianciolo
Published Chicago : American Library Association, 2000
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Description 1 online resource (x, 205 pages) : illustrations
Contents Informational picture books: definitions, selection criteria, and trends -- The natural world -- Numbers and arithmetic -- The physical world -- Finding new worlds -- Children and families -- Peoples and cultures -- Language -- Arts and crafts
Summary Presents guidelines for evaluating quality in informational books, and features descriptions of 260 contemporary informational picture books for children from six months to fourteen years, grouped in eight categories including the natural world, numbers and arithmetic, children and families, and arts and crafts
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Children's literature, English -- Book reviews.
Picture books for children -- United States -- Book reviews.
Genre/Form Book reviews.
Book reviews.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0585317534 (electronic bk.)
9780585317533 (electronic bk.)