Select one of the tabs above to see some of the library's children's books and teaching resources about these the topics listed.
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Lukens, R. (1999). A Critical Handbook of Children's Literature. New York: Longman.
Raines, S. & Isbell, R. (1994). Stories: Children's Literature in Early Education. Albany, NY: Delmar Publishers, Inc.
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How are the children's books organized on the shelf?
Please don't hesitate to ask one of the librarians if you need help. We will be glad to assist you.
For more information about picture books check out the following resources.
A to Zoo: Subject Access to Children's Picture Books by Carolyn and John Lima; R 011.62 L732a 2010
Companion to American Children's Picture Books by Connie Ann Kirk J 028.5343 K 591c
If you want help finding books, just ask one of the librarians. We will be glad to assist you.
According to author Rebecca Lukens, informative books, which are also known as nonfiction books, are designed to provide, "the discovery of factual or conceptual information." (Lukens, 1999, p. 298). While this tab is dedicated to informative books, several other tabs in this guide have informative titles in them. Look in these tabs to locate more books: biographies, cooking and nutrition, disabilities, health, holidays, and seasons and weather.
Lukens, R. (1999). A Critical Handbook of Children's Literature. Longman: New York.
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