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You Read to Me, I'll Read to You: Very Short Tall Tales to Read Together

By Mary Ann Hoberman (Hardcover Book, 2014)
This book uses traditional reading teaching techniques (alliteration, rhyme, and repetition) to invite young children to read along with peers or an adult. With clear, color-coded typography, and sly, lively illustrations, this collection is sure to entertain while encouraging reading skills and interaction with others. Readers will relish these new twists on familiar folklore characters, including Johnny Appleseed, Annie Oakley, Paul Bunyan, John Henry, and many more!
  • Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
    • Format: Hardcover Book

    • Price: $17.00 US/$19.00 CAN

    • ISBN-13: 9780316183291

    • On Sale Date: 04/08/2014

    • Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

    Formats Available: Hardcover Book

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This book uses traditional reading teaching techniques (alliteration, rhyme, and repetition) to invite young children to read along with peers or an adult. With clear, color-coded typography, and sly, lively illustrations, this collection is sure to entertain while encouraging reading skills and interaction with others. Readers will relish these new twists on familiar folklore characters, including Johnny Appleseed, Annie Oakley, Paul Bunyan, John Henry, and many more!

Children's Poet Laureate Mary Ann Hoberman is the author of the classic A House is a House for Me, which won a National Book Award, as well as the bestselling Sing-Along Stories series.

Michael Emberley is the New York Times best-selling illustrator of It's Perfectly Normal by Robie Harris and has created several books of his own, including Ruby and Dinosaurs! A Drawing Book.
  • Praise for You Read to Me, I'll Read to You: Very Short Mother Goose Tales to Read Together:
    "Sure to draw giggles from the most reluctant young readers" (Kirkus).

  • Praise for You Read to Me, I'll Read to You: Very Short Fairy Tales to Read Together:
    * "Delectably illustrated... snappy repartee... suggests dramatic as well as read aloud possibilities." (Horn Book, starred review).

  • Praise for You Read to Me, I'll Read to You: Very Short Stories to Read Together:
    A New York Times Bestseller

    * "A delightful choreography of rhythm, rhyme, and repetition that begs to be read aloud." (School Library Journal, starred review).

  • "An exuberant read-aloud collection... Emberley's illustrations capture the liveliness of the poems...beckoning readers to join in and relish the fun." (Kirkus).

  • "The energy never flags, neither in Hoberman's trademark bouncy rhythms nor in Emberley's exuberant illustrations." (Booklist).

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You Read to Me, I'll Read to You: Very Short Tall Tales to Read Together
  • Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
  • Price: $17.00 US/$19.00 CAN
  • Pages: 32
  • Physical Dimensions: 8-1/2" x 11"
  • ISBN-13: 9780316183291
  • On Sale Date: 04/08/2014
You Read to Me, I'll Read to You: Very Short Tall Tales to Read Together