The Boy Who Loved Words (Hardcover)

By Roni Schotter, Giselle Potter (Illustrator)
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Description


In this Parents' Choice Gold Award–winning book, Selig collects words, ones that stir his heart (Mama!) and ones that make him laugh (giggle). But what to do with so many luscious words? After helping a poet find the perfect words for his poem (lozenge, lemon, and licorice), he figures it out: His purpose is to spread the word to others. And so he begins to sprinkle, disburse, and broadcast them to people in need.

About the Author


Roni Schotter is the award-winning author of many picture books for children, including "Nothing Ever Happens On 90th Street"; " The Boy Who Loved Words"; "Mama, I'll Give You the World"; and "In the Piney Woods". She lives in Hastings-on-Hudson, New York, with her family.

Giselle Potter is the author and illustrator of "The Year I Didn't Go to School, " which is based upon her travels around Italy with her family's theater troupe at age seven. She is also the illustrator of "The Brave Little Seamstress" and "Kate and the Beanstalk, " both by Mary Pope Osborne, "The Honest-to-Goodness Truth" by Patricia C. McKissack, and "Gabriella's Song" by Candace Fleming. Ms. Potter lives in Rosendale, New York.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780375836015
ISBN-10: 0375836012
Publisher: Schwartz & Wade Books
Publication Date: March 28th, 2006
Pages: 40
Language: English