My Book of First Words

My Book of First Words

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Part of the My First Picture Book series: perfect for every toddler to help build language, understanding and enjoyment. My Book of First Words is the perfect companion for children just learning to spot and name, or learning to recognise words. Bright illustrations bring to life all the key objects and favourite things from a child's world. This is one of two 24pp paperback editions of Big Book of My World, featuring all the elements that help to build vocabulary and language confidence (the companion book is My Book of Numbers, Shapes and Colours). Kali's first book, Peely Wally, was selected to be part of the Booktrust's Books for Babies scheme. 150,000 copies will be distributed to mothers and babies throughout the UK in 2012.show more

Product details

  • 0-5
  • Paperback | 24 pages
  • 235 x 265 x 4mm | 212g
  • Random House Children's Publishers UK
  • Picture Corgi
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • chiefly col. Illustrations
  • 0552563994
  • 9780552563994
  • 1,197,369

Review quote

"Big Book of My World: Right Start Best Toy Awards 2011 -- Gold Winner 'A charming book for parents and children to share together, we loved the humour in the pictures and it quickly became a firm favourite'" -- Parents * Right Start Best Toy Awards * "It's a really attractive book ... It's an excellent way to start word recognition and develop vocabulary." * Parents in Touch * "Busy pages bursting with colourful pictures and simple one-word captions are a fantastic way for toddlers to start to piece together their world and its language" * Junior Magazine *show more

About Kali Stileman

Kali Stileman founded The Square Card Company in 2002, specialising in brightly-coloured sparkly greetings cards for children and young people. Her cards are sold worldwide, from Australia and Dubai to Hong Kong and Iceland. After her degree in 3D design at Brighton, Kali became a teacher of primary-age children. She then moved to Bermuda where she sold her collages and paintings through local galleries. Kali lives in a gamekeeper's cottage, deep in the woods in Wiltshire with her two children. Peely Wally, her first children's picture book, was published by Random House Children's Books in 2011.show more

Back cover copy

My First Picture Books - language skills - understanding - enjoyment - sharing My Book of First Words is the perfect companion for children just learning to spot and name, and beginning to recognise words. Bright illustrations bring to life all the key objects and favourite things from a child's world. With clear labels and fun activities to reinforce recognition, this is the ideal way to build vocabulary and language confidence. Praise for Peely Wally: "A brilliant debut that kids will love. The superb illustrations are on a par with Eric Carle's The Very Hungry Caterpillar" The Sun Some other books by Kali Stileman: Peely Wally Big Book of My World My Book of Numbers, Shapes and Coloursshow more

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"It's a really attractive book ... It's an excellent way to start word recognition and develop vocabulary."show more

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