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Very Short Tall Tales to Read Together (You Read to Me, I'll Read to You #6) (Paperback)

Very Short Tall Tales to Read Together (You Read to Me, I'll Read to You #6) By Mary Ann Hoberman, Michael Emberley (Illustrator) Cover Image
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A sixth book in the New York Times bestselling You Read to Me, I'll Read to You series from former children's poet laureate Mary Ann Hoberman, this collection features well-known figures like Paul Bunyan and Johnny Appleseed.

Using traditional reading teaching techniques (alliteration, rhyme, and repetition), this book is perfect for inviting young children to read along with peers or an adult for the first time.

With clear, color-coded typography, and sly, lively illustrations, this collection is sure to entertain while encouraging reading skills and interaction with others. Readers will relish these new twists on familiar folklore characters, including Johnny Appleseed, Annie Oakley, Paul Bunyan, John Henry, and many more!

About the Author

Mary Ann Hoberman is a children's poet and author. The former children's poet laureate, she is also a National Book Award recipient. She has published over forty books for children.

Praise For…

"An exuberant read-aloud collection... Emberley's illustrations capture the liveliness of the poems...beckoning readers to join in and relish the fun."—Kirkus

"The energy never flags, neither in Hoberman's trademark bouncy rhythms nor in Emberley's exuberant illustrations."—Booklist

Product Details
ISBN: 9780316531405
ISBN-10: 0316531405
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Publication Date: March 19th, 2019
Pages: 32
Language: English
Series: You Read to Me, I'll Read to You