Ready, Set, Read!: The Beginning Reader's Treasury by Joanna ColeReady, Set, Read!: The Beginning Reader's Treasury by Joanna Cole

Ready, Set, Read!: The Beginning Reader's Treasury

byJoanna Cole, Stephanie Calmenson

Picture Books | September 1, 1990

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Created especially for children who are learning  to read, this anthology contains renowned works  with some of the best-loved characters in children's  literature--including Else Holmelund Minarik and  Maurice Sendak's Little Bear, Arnold Lobel's Frog  and Toad, and the madcap creations of Dr. Seuss.  Also included is poetry by Eve Merriam, Lilian Moore  and Gwendolyn Brooks; as well as stories, poems,  riddles and word games.

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Joanna Cole has taught elementary school, worked with a news magazine, and was for several years a senior editor of children’s books. Today she is a full-time author writing for children. Among the dozens of highly praised children’s books she has written are The Magic School Bus books. She has compiled numerous anthologies, including ...
Title:Ready, Set, Read!: The Beginning Reader's TreasuryFormat:Picture BooksDimensions:144 pages, 9.41 × 7.81 × 0.61 inPublished:September 1, 1990Publisher:Random House Children's Books

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0385414161

ISBN - 13:9780385414166

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12


From Our Editors

A collection of stories, poems, and non-fiction for beginning readers, by such authors as Dr. Seuss, Else Minarik, and Arnold Lobel.

Editorial Reviews

"An  excellent introduction to a variety of  literature."--School Library Journal,  starred review.