The Word Collector

The Word CollectorSome people collect stamps.Some people collect coins.Some people collect art.And Jerome Jerome collected words nIn this extraordinary new tale from Peter H Reynolds, Jerome discovers the magic of the words all around him short and sweet words, two syllable treats, and multisyllable words t

Ebenezer Has a Word for Everything

Ebenezer Has a Word for EverythingEbenezer collects words But it s hard to find someone who shares his passion.No one seems to understand Ebenezer s word collections, but his efforts are finally appreciated when he meets Fitzgerald Fitzgerald doesn t have a word collection but he does have lots of ideas Together, they can make s

If the S in Moose Comes Loose

If the S in Moose Comes LooseSpelling has never been so zany When the S in MOOSE comes loose, Cow must find the missing letters and glue MOOSE back together Perfect for fans of Michael Hall and Sandra Boynton n nRollicking, clever, and a great way to have fun with letters, If the S in Moose Comes Loose is a seriously wild ride

Stegothesaurus

StegothesaurusA fun, playful, energetic story starring two stegosauruses and one stegothesaurus about family and synonyms for the young word lover in your home, residence, or abode n nStegothesaurus s love of language has always put him at odds with his stegosaurus brothers So when he makes a friend an alloth

The Plan

The PlanAs a father and daughter cope with a loss, they rediscover an important piece of family history and begin building a new life Alison Paul and Barbara Lehman s innovative picture book collaboration proves the only difference between reality and a dream is a plan n n

W Is For Webster: Noah Webster and his American Dictionary

W Is For Webster: Noah Webster and his American DictionaryFrom an early age, Noah Webster was an odd fellow who liked to talk big and loved learning He thought America needed its own national language and knew he was just the man to create it He started with a speller, including everyday words like scab, grub, and mop, and moved on to create a smal

Where's the BaBOOn?

Where's the BaBOOn?Step right up, fearless readers Today, in this very book, we will PROVE to you that a snake can hide in a snowflake, that pigs can paint, and that the ones who copy the most are not necessarily cats Prepare to be AMAZED by the game of hide n seek the words play These tricksters are true experts i

Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation

Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to PunctuationIn Eats, Shoots Leaves, former editor Lynne Truss, gravely concerned about our current grammatical state, boldly defends proper punctuation She proclaims, in her delightfully urbane, witty, and very English way, that it is time to look at our commas and semicolons and see them as the wonderful an

The Mother Tongue: English and How It Got That Way

The Mother Tongue: English and How It Got That WayWith dazzling wit and astonishing insight, Bill Bryson the acclaimed author of The Lost Continent brilliantly explores the remarkable history, eccentricities, resilience and sheer fun of the English language From the first descent of the larynx into the throat why you can talk but your dog can t ,