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Cassie's Word Quilt

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In this 32-page lap book we join Cassie, the main character from the picture book Tar Beach. As she takes us on a tour of her home, neighborhood, and school, dozens of new words are introduced with simple labels throughout. Young readers will love the simple story line and all the new words they'll encounter. They'll relish the beautifully designed spreads, each with its own quilt motif. The bright, boldly colored pages will attract even the youngest lookers, and the words will teach pre-reading skills to slightly older children. The size makes it perfect for story hours, and the price makes it perfect for every home.show more

Product details

  • 6-8
  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 213.36 x 246.38 x 2.54mm | 136.08g
  • Random House USA Inc
  • Random House USA Children's Books
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 0553112333
  • 9780553112337
  • 425,327

Review quote

-This is a wordbook, but much more. A wonderful vehicle for one-on-one sharing and classroom use.---School Library Journal -Vibrant and friendly, this will make pre-reading skill development fun.---Booklistshow more

About Faith Ringgold

Faith Ringgold is best known for her painted story quilts--art that combines painting, quilted fabric, and storytelling. Her first book, Tar Beach, was a Caldecott Honor Book and winner of the Coretta Scott King Award for Illustration, among numerous other honors. She has written and illustrated many children's books.show more

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In this 32-page lap book we join Cassie, the main character from the picture book Tar Beach. As she takes us on a tour of her home, neighborhood, and school, dozens of new words are introduced with simple labels throughout. Young readers will love the simple story line and all the new words they'll encounter. They'll relish the beautifully designed spreads, each with its own quilt motif. The bright, boldly colored pages will attract even the youngest lookers, and the words will teach pre-reading skills to slightly older children. The size makes it perfect for story hours, and the price makes it perfect for every home. "From the Hardcover edition.show more

Rating details

70 ratings
3.55 out of 5 stars
5 20% (14)
4 24% (17)
3 49% (34)
2 6% (4)
1 1% (1)
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