Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
- Age: 0 to 3
- Grade: p
This lively board book introduces young ones to a colorful collection of very busy birds.
These birds are busy!
Most of our feathered friends fly, but what about the ones that soar or strut, paddle or perch? Explore the kinetic lives of birds through captivating collage illustrations, filled with bright colors and strong shapes. Playful text will introduce infants and toddlers to a variety of verbs, making this a fun read-aloud for bird lovers of all ages.
Key Text Features
About the author
Geraldo Valério was born in Brazil, where he received a Bachelor of Arts in Drawing, followed by a Master of Arts at New York University. His many highly acclaimed books include My Book of Birds (described in Booklist as “striking and beautiful”); At the Pond (two starred reviews); Friends (one starred review); Blue Rider (two starred reviews); Turn On the Night (three starred reviews) and The Egg (two starred reviews). His work has been published in many countries, including Canada, the US, Brazil, Portugal, France, the UK and China. Geraldo lives in Toronto.
A vocabulary builder.
CM: Canadian Review of Materials
Brilliant illustrations … a sturdy board book for smallest book-lovers.
Winnipeg Free Press