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My First ABC

By Metropolitan Museum of Art, The (NY) (Board Book, 2009)
In this abridged board book edition of the successful hardcover picture book, Museum ABC, kids can learn their ABCs with the accompaniment of stunning artwork from The Metropolitan Museum of Art. A page is devoted to each letter of the alphabet and a single, memorable picture of the object is represented; for example, the classic "A is for APPLE" is accompanied by a well-known piece of art by Cezanne showing apples. Adults will love the visual and cultural richness of this alphabetical tour, which also includes details about each piece of art and its creator in the back. And with rounded edges and a smaller format, this is a perfect fit for younger children just learning the alphabet.
  • Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
    • Format: Board Book

    • Price: $9.99 US/$10.99 CAN

    • ISBN-13: 9780316068178

    • On Sale Date: 09/01/2009

    • Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

    • Imprint: LB Kids

    Formats Available: Board Book

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In this abridged board book edition of the successful hardcover picture book, Museum ABC, kids can learn their ABCs with the accompaniment of stunning artwork from The Metropolitan Museum of Art. A page is devoted to each letter of the alphabet and a single, memorable picture of the object is represented; for example, the classic "A is for APPLE" is accompanied by a well-known piece of art by Cezanne showing apples. Adults will love the visual and cultural richness of this alphabetical tour, which also includes details about each piece of art and its creator in the back. And with rounded edges and a smaller format, this is a perfect fit for younger children just learning the alphabet.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York has a world-renowned art collection.
  • Praise for Museum ABC:

    "For anyone interested in developing the visual vocabulary of a small child, this is the way to do it...A treat for anyone." (Kirkus).

  • Child Magazine's Best Children's Book Awards Nominee.

    "The topics are easy to grasp and the pictures are clear...An ingenious way to learn the ABCs of art as well." (Child Magazine).

  • "A pleasure for both young audiences and the grown-ups lucky enough to read with them." (Book Street USA).

  • "Don't think for a minute that this alphabet is ordinary." (Charlotte Observer).

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Product Details

My First ABC
  • Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
  • Price: $9.99 US/$10.99 CAN
  • Pages: 32
  • Physical Dimensions: 7" x 7"
  • ISBN-13: 9780316068178
  • On Sale Date: 09/01/2009
My First ABC