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Great nonfiction for young readers!
"Gail Gibbons has taught more preschoolers and early readers about the world than any other children’s writer-illustrator."
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- Publisher : Holiday House; Illustrated edition (February 1, 2015)
- Language : English
- Hardcover : 32 pages
- ISBN-10 : 0823432041
- ISBN-13 : 978-0823432042
- Reading age : 4 - 8 years
- Lexile measure : AD610L
- Grade level : Preschool - 3
- Item Weight : 15.2 ounces
- Dimensions : 10.28 x 0.33 x 10.25 inches
- Best Sellers Rank: #486,327 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Qui si è cercato di mettere troppe informazioni, troppi dettagli: classificazione delle piante, come si raccolgono, tipi di frutti… lo stile dell'illustrazione è molto libero e non adatto a questa mole di elementi.
I testi sono troppo stretti in mezzo a tutto l'insieme e complessivamente passa la voglia di leggerlo.
Infatti mio figlio ama molto quello sulle verdure, e per niente questo.
Consiglio di cercare altro.