Understanding Children's Books : A Guide for Education Professionals, Paperback Book

Understanding Children's Books : A Guide for Education Professionals Paperback

Edited by Prue Goodwin


Children's books play a vital role in education, and this book helps you to choose books that have the most to offer young children.

Each chapter reflects on a different theme or genre and their role in educational settings, and recommends ten 'must reads' within each one.

The themes covered include:- books for babies- literature for the very young- narrative fiction- books in translation- poetry - picture books- graphic texts. Early years professionals, childcare professionals and teachers working from nursery to Key Stage 3 will find this book a fascinating and useful resource.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 144 pages
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Pre-school & kindergarten
  • ISBN: 9781847870322



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