Things To Do by Elaine MagliaroThings To Do by Elaine Magliaro

Things To Do

byElaine MagliaroIllustratorCatia Chien

Picture Books | February 7, 2017

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With playful prose and vivid art, Things to Do brings to life the small moments and secret joys of a child's day. There are wonders everywhere. In the sky and on the ground-blooming in a flower bed, dangling from a silken thread, buzzing through the summer air-waiting . . . waiting to be found. In this thoughtful and ingenious collection of poems, Elaine Magliaro, an elementary school teacher for more than three decades and a school librarian for three years, and illustrator Catia Chien provide a luminous glimpse of the ordinary wonders all around us.
Elaine Magliaro is now retired from teaching and writes poetry for children and serves as a member of the NCTE Poetry Committee. She lives in Massachusetts.Catia Chien was born and raised in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Today, she is happily working as a children's book artist from her art studio in New York, with a view of the East River and an...
Title:Things To DoFormat:Picture BooksDimensions:40 pages, 9.88 × 9.88 × 0.38 inPublished:February 7, 2017Publisher:Chronicle BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1452111243

ISBN - 13:9781452111247


Editorial Reviews

Scientific in precision and joyous in tone."- Publishers Weekly, starred review"When the day is just waiting be filled with fun, one of the 'things to do' may well be to share this with some children." - Kirkus Reviews "Rhymes both end and internal, deft alliteration, and clever turns of phrase make these little odes particularly effective readalouds."- The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books "Charming and well worth reading" - Children's Literature "A quiet, clever glimpse at a child's world."-School Library Journal"