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Chronicle Books
01 December 2016
Children's & Educational; Early learning: verse & rhymes; Poetry (Children's&YA)
A collection of poems in the form of 'Things to Do If You Are-' that take us through a child's day, from 'Things to Do if You Are Dawn' to 'Things to Do if You Are the Moon,' each full of a child's joy in small things.
By:   Elaine Magliaro
Illustrated by:   Catia Chien
Imprint:   Chronicle Books
Country of Publication:   United States
Dimensions:   Height: 275mm,  Width: 245mm,  Spine: 12mm
Weight:   440g
ISBN:   9781452111247
ISBN 10:   1452111243
Pages:   40
Publication Date:   01 December 2016
Recommended Age:   From 4 to 6 years
Audience:   Children/juvenile ,  English as a second language
Format:   Hardback
Publisher's Status:   Active

Elaine Magliaro writes poetry for children and serves as a member of the NCTE Poetry Committee. She lives in Massachusetts. Catia Chien is a children's book artist whose titles include an ALA Schneider Family Book award winner, A Boy and a Jaguar. She lives in New York.

Reviews for Things to Do

A quiet, clever glimpse at a child's world. -School Library Journal 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 Scientific in precision and joyous in tone. -Publishers Weekly, starred review 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

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