Author: Dar Hosta
Publisher: Brown Dog Books
Publication Date: 2004
Genre: Alphabet Picture Book
Audience: Gr. K-3
Awards: Teachers’ Choice Award, Benjamin Franklin Award, and Children’s Book of the Month Selection.
Overview: Dar Hosta, writer and illustrator, phenomenally paid tribute to our favorite 26 letters through catchy alliterations and eye popping collaged images. This page-turner will entice children with its silly phrases and elaborate pictures.
Activity: Have the children design their own page for an alphabet book, using the letter of their first name, illustrations in color, and a catchy phrase to associate with their letter.
Reviewer’s Name: Nadeline Fleischer