Grades 2-5, Title 1 Approved! By Brian P. Cleary, illustrated by Brian Gable
Series: Words Are CATegorical ®
In this fun-filled book, playful puns and comical cartoon cats combine to show, not tell, readers what prepositions are all about. Each preposition in the text, like under, over, by the clover, about, throughout, and next to Rover, is highlighted in color for easy identification. This is the newest addition to the Words Are CATagorical series, which has sold over 450,000 copies.
Awards • Book-of-the-Month Children's Club Selection • Junior Library Guild Selection • Society of School Librarians International (SSLI) Honor Book Reviews Reviewed by: Booklist, The Horn Book Guide, Kirkus Reviews, The Reading Teacher, School Library Journal Review Excerpts: * ". . . children will enjoy and learn from the ride." --Booklist * "His [Cleary's] humorous text does a solid but entertaining job of introducing different types of prepositions and formulating a workable definition." --Kirkus Reviews * ". . . readers will enjoy the whirlwind grammar lesson." --The Horn Book Guide
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