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Bringing up bookmonsters : the joyful way to turn your child into a fearless, ravenous reader / Amber Ankowski, PhD, Andy Ankowski.

Ankowski, Amber, (author.). Ankowski, Andy, (author.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Bethlehem Area Public Library System.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Lehigh Valley Library System. (Show)

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bethlehem Main Library 372.4 (Text) 33062009449464 New Adult Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781615195862
  • ISBN: 1615195866
  • Physical Description: 278 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York : The Experiment, [2021]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: The bookmonster right under your nose. Giving birth to your bookmonster. Anatomy of a bookmonster ; The perfect bookmonster call ; Listening to a bookmonster ; Moving like a bookmonster ; The right time to read to a bookmonster ; The right way to read to a bookmonster -- Making your bookmonster feel at home. Setting a bookmonster trap ; A bookmonster's natural habitat ; Bookmonsters on the loose ; Screen time for bookmonsters ; Playtime for bookmonsters ; Bookmonsters travel in packs -- Feeding your growing bookmonster. The best books for your bookmonster ; Speaking a bookmonster's language ; Working a bookmonster's memory ; The magic of a bookmonster's name ; Bookmonsters like laughing ; Two-tongued bookmonsters -- Teaching your bookmonster tricks. Bookmonsters love to spell ; Bookmonsters love to write ; Bookmonsters go wild for weird words ; Bookmonsters keep it real ; Bookmonsters sweat the small stuff ; Bookmonsters say it like they mean it -- Conclusion: Bookmonsters can overcome anything.
Summary, etc.:
"A playful guide to raising kids who love reading using fun strategies rooted in developmental psychology"-- Provided by publisher.
Teaching your child to read is monstrously important, and there's no better way to do it than with everyday opportunities for laughter and play. The Ankowskis share tips to help you help your child develop an insatiable appetite for reading-- and have a good time doing it! -- adapted from back cover
Subject: Reading > Parent participation.
Reading promotion.
Children > Books and reading.
Genre: Instructional and educational works.

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