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Title: A LITTLE, ALOUD, FOR CHILDREN
By: Angela Macmillan, Michael Morpurgo (Foreword)
Format: Paperback

List price: £9.99


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ISBN 10: 0857560425
ISBN 13: 9780857560421
Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE CHILDREN'S PUBLISHERS UK
Pub. date: 7 June, 2012
Pages: 464
Description: Research shows that the seemingly simple act of being read to brings remarkable health and happiness benefits. It stimulates thought and memory, encourages the sharing of ideas and feelings, hopes and fears. It enriches our lives and minds. This book offers a selection of prose and poetry suitable for reading aloud to children.
Synopsis: Research shows that the seemingly simple act of being read to brings remarkable health and happiness benefits. It stimulates thought and memory, encourages the sharing of ideas and feelings, hopes and fears. It enriches our lives and minds. This unique book offers a selection of prose and poetry especially suitable for reading aloud to children. It includes extracts ranging from modern day favourites (David Almond, Frank Cottrell Boyce, and Neil Gaiman) to old classics (Kipling, Dickens, and E. Nesbit), and features a foreword from Michael Morpurgo. Each piece has been chosen by the Reader Organisation, whose team has unique experience in the effect and benefits of books that immediately capture children's interest and imagination.
Reader Age: From 9 from 9 to 11 To 11
Illustrations: Illustrations
Publication: UK
Imprint: David Fickling Books
Returns: Returnable
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