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A picture book combines visual and verbal narratives in a book format, most often aimed at young children. The images in picture books use a range of media such as oil paints, acrylics, watercolor and pencil. Two of the earliest books with something like the format picture books still retain now were Heinrich Hoffmann's Struwwelpeter from 1845 and Beatrix Potter's The Tale of Peter Rabbit from 1902. Some of the best-known picture books are Robert McCloskey's Make Way for Ducklings, Dr. Seuss' The Cat In The Hat, and Maurice Sendak's Where the Wild Things Are. The Caldecott Medal (established 1 ...more
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From picture books and early readers, to chapter books and middle grade novels, the colorful wor…more
[close] From picture books and early readers, to chapter books and middle grade novels, the colorful world of children's books provides us with inspiration at an early age. Whether you want to share and discuss books that still resonate with you from your own childhood, or those that delight your own children today, this group is the place to do so.
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[close] Share your best book finds for toddlers.
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Welcome to the Youth Services Department of South Huntington Public Library. Find out what we're…more
[close] Welcome to the Youth Services Department of South Huntington Public Library. Find out what we're reading and ordering. Let us know what you think and add your ratings. Have a recommendation? Let us know.
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[close] A group for those who would like to review Children's Picture books or for authors of children's books who would like their book honestly reviewed. Books should be for children aged (0-8)
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