The Boy Who Loved Words by Roni SchotterThe Boy Who Loved Words by Roni Schotter

The Boy Who Loved Words

byRoni SchotterIllustratorGiselle Potter

Picture Books | March 28, 2006

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In this Parents' Choice Gold Award–winning book, Selig collects words, ones that stir his heart (Mama!) and ones that make him laugh (giggle). But what to do with so many luscious words? After helping a poet find the perfect words for his poem (lozenge, lemon, and licorice), he figures it out: His purpose is to spread the word to others. And so he begins to sprinkle, disburse, and broadcast them to people in need.

About the Author, Roni SchotterSome of Roni Schotter's favorite words are cozy, snuggle, ruckus, rutabaga, and potato. She is the author of numerous books for children, including Mama, I'll Give You the World, an Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Platinum Book Award Winner; Nothing Ever Happens on 90th Street, an NCTE Notable Trade Book in the L...
Title:The Boy Who Loved WordsFormat:Picture BooksDimensions:40 pages, 10.31 × 10.31 × 0.37 inPublished:March 28, 2006Publisher:Random House Children's BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0375836012

ISBN - 13:9780375836015

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Marvelous, Stupendous, Phenomenal ... ... those are the words I would use to describe this book. The Boy Who Loved Words is a wonderful story about staying true to yourself and finding pride in your talent, even if it makes you different from others. So, if you have a young friend, who has a special gift that makes him/her unique, consider this book for a gift. S/he is not alone. If you would like to read more of my words on this book, and the 100 (adult) books I am attempting read in one year ... click the link below ...
Date published: 2010-03-30