Richard Scarry's Best Word Book Ever by Richard ScarryRichard Scarry's Best Word Book Ever by Richard Scarry

Richard Scarry's Best Word Book Ever

byRichard ScarryIllustratorRichard Golden Books

Picture Books | September 1, 1999

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Richard Scarry's classic word book that's perfect for every child!

Welcome to Richard Scarry's Best Word Book Ever! Featuring everything from an airport to a grocery store, this fun-filled book has hundreds of objects clearly labeled so that little readers can expand their vocabularies. In print for fifty years, this classic book has sold over 5 million copies around the world and brought billions of new words to little ones across the globe. Learning has never been more fun! 

RICHARD SCARRY is one of the world's best-loved children's authors EVER! In his extraordinary career, Scarry illustrated over 150 books, many of which have never been out of print. His books have sold over 100 million copies around the world, and are currently published in over twenty languages. No other illustrator has shown such a li...
Title:Richard Scarry's Best Word Book EverFormat:Picture BooksDimensions:72 pages, 12.25 × 10.63 × 0.4 inPublished:September 1, 1999Publisher:Random House Children's BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0307155102

ISBN - 13:9780307155108

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Book for Learning! I enjoy reading this to the children and they love the colourful illustrations. Great for reading at a very young age to help them recognise easy basic words.
Date published: 2017-06-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from better than phonics This is fantastic sight word practice, and using the most effective means of imparting words: experience
Date published: 2017-06-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love this book! Colourful, lots of things in one page, kids love the details..
Date published: 2017-05-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Such a good book that I'm sick of it! We HAVE to go through this book at LEAST 2-3 times a week, the little one LOVES finding all the different things to see. Very entertaining for children, so many words and ideas- a perfect early book.
Date published: 2017-03-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A Classic! Simply a wonderful book that is great for toddlers up to young children. #plumreview
Date published: 2016-11-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A perfect first dictionary! RICHARD SCARRY'S BEST WORD BOOK EVER is just that, the best word book ever for young children. Hundreds of words used in everyday langauge are represented in this fun, first dictionary. Scarry's Busy Town characters introduce chidren to the world of words. Each page is dedicated to a different category of words such as "Tools", "At The Playground", and "At The Supermarket". Also included are the ABC's, number words, and words for parts of the human body. Oprah Winfrey recently chose this book as one of the books she would recommend for children learning to read. I think this book is essential for every child's library. It is Terrific!
Date published: 2009-10-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fantastic! My daughter absolutely loves this book. She is 1 and a half and doesn't seem to get tired of it. Everyday she makes us read it to her. She will literally sit for an hour as we go through the pages. She has learned a great deal of vocabulary from listening to us talk about what is happening in each page. There are so many details and little things to look at. It's very engaging and entertaining.
Date published: 2007-02-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Still the Best Word Book Ever My sister and I spent hours as children reading this engaging book. We loved the illustrations, looking eagerly on each page for the comical surprises Scarry placed there for us. The book was so much fun, we didn't realize how much we were learning. Today, 30 years later, I'm ordering it for my daughter!
Date published: 2000-12-04

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A pictorial vocabulary book with words grouped under common activities such as mealtime and basic concepts such as weather