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Best Books for Children: Preschool Through Grade 6: 8th Edition (Children's and Young Adult Literature Reference)

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This new edition of this classic guide to children's books includes more than 25,000 in-print titles recommended for children in grades PreK-6. More than 5,000 entries are new to this volume, which updates both "Best Books for Children, 7th Edition" (2002), and the supplement to that volume (2003). The thematic organization, concise annotations, and complete bibliographic ...more
Hardcover, 1800 pages
Published December 30th 2005 by Libraries Unlimited
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Traci Barger
Barr, C. (2013). Best books for children: Preschool through grade 6. Santa Barbara, CA: Libraries Unlimited.

Citation by: Traci Barger

Type of Reference: Bibliography

Call Number: 011.62

ISBN: 1598847805

Brief Description: The bibliography provides a list of children’s books to meet the interests of children and the demands of the curriculum.

Content/Scope: The purpose of the bibliography is to provide a list of children’s books. The book is a great resource to use to locate books to enhance a library
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Deana Chandler
Barr, C., & Gillespie, J. T. (2010). Best books for children: Preschool through grade 6. Santa Barbara, Calif: Libraries Unlimited/ABC-CLIO.

Citation created by: Deana Chandler

Call Number: 011

Description: This book is a guide to selecting quality children’s literature. It includes information on over 25,000 children’s publications.

Content/Scope: Best Books for Children: Preschool through Grade 6 provides information on both fiction and nonfiction titles for elementary aged students. The auth
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Kelly Bowles
Barr, C. (2010). Best books for Children: preschool through grade 6. Westport, CT: Libraries Unlimited.

Citation by: Kelly Bowles

Type of Reference: Bibliographies

Call Number: 011.62 Bar

Content/Scope: This 1900 page bibliography lists the best recreational and educational reading for children in preschool through grade 6. Over 25,000 of the best fiction and nonfiction for children, that are currently in print.

Accuracy/Authority/Bias: Libraries Unlimited is an internationally acclaimed publishing
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Barr, C., & Gillespie, J.T., (2006). Best books for children preschool through grade 6. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited.
Citation created by: Jordan Wade
Call Number: 011.62
Description: Authoritative guide books that will engage the young reader and meet school curriculum.
Content/Scope: Grades PreK – 6th Grade.
Accuracy/Authority: The authors researched and evaluated multiple sources to determine which books to include in this bibliography
Relation to Similar Works: Earlier editions availabl
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