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Product Type: Books
Age: Preschoolers
Categories: Concept Books

 


2006 Award
Opposites
(by Robert Crowther, Candlewick $12.99 Score:) Sturdy pages with pull tabs and turning wheels that reveal clear pairs of opposites. Bold colors and illustrations showing dynamic motion add much to the meaning of pairs of opposites, such as a rollercoaster seen going up and then one going down; a glass of juice full, and then empty; a sandwich thin, and then and thick; an alligator’s mouth open and then shut. These are just a few of the delightful illustrations. 3 & up.

Age: Preschool. Award Year: 2006.

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2006 Award
Tall
(by Jez Alborough, 3M $15.99 Score:) From the author of Hug, another very simple concept book that is told largely through illustrations and next to no words. This time a little chimp discovers that tall and small are really only a matter of perspective as the tall animals of the jungle keep giving Chimp a new way of seeing himself and others. 21⁄2 & up.

Age: Toddlers,Preschool. Award Year: 2006.

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2006 Award
What Does Bunny See?
(by Linda Sue Park/illus. by Maggie Smith, Clarion $15 Score:) Bunny hops through the garden discovering a world of colors. Smith’s flowers are lush and reinforce color concepts within the context of a small story. 3–6.

Age: Preschool,Early School Years. Award Year: 2006.

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2007 Award
Fast Food
(by Saxton Freymann and Joost Elffers, Scholastic $12.99 Score:) Get ready to roll! This “transportation” book takes mushroom and radish creatures riding, gliding, and rolling along. Zany creations are coupled with zippy rhymes that are fun to read aloud. There’s a ginger reindeer and a red pear sleigh on green bean runners. Delightful! 4 & up.

Age: Preschool. Award Year: 2007.

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