Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
- Age: 1 to 3
- Grade: p
- Reading age: 1 to 3
Adorable board books enrich a toddler’s vocabulary.
In Play Time, each page features a full-color photo of a familiar animal followed by a two-word text that includes the animal’s name and a verb to describe what the animal is doing, e.g. Cat pouncing/ Dolphins somersaulting. At the end of the book, a young children are shown playing. The rhythmic cadence of the text, the rich vocabulary, and the vivid photos are ideal for sharing with a toddler.
About the author
a étudié la littérature anglaise à l'Université de Toronto. Depuis, elle
écrit et publie des livres pour enfants, à la fois des fictions et des
documentaires. Elle habite avec sa famille à Toronto.
Susan Hughes studied English literature at the University of Toronto. She writes both fiction and non-fiction children's books. She lives with her family in Toronto.
- Long-listed, Best Books for Kids & Teens, Canadian Children’s Book Centre
“The rhythmic cadence of the text, the rich vocabulary and the vivid photos are ideal for sharing with a toddler.”
Best Books for Kids and Teens, Spring/18
“This trio of vocabulary expanding board books would make fine home purchases and most definitely have a place in libraries serving the preschool crowd.”
CM Reviews, 11/03/17
Other titles by Susan Hughes
Hooray for Trucks!
Off to Class (updated edition)
Incredible and Unusual Schools Around the World
The Differences We Share
Lights Day and Night
The Science of How Light Works
Walking for Water
How One Boy Stood Up for Gender Equality
Sounds All Around
The Science of How Sound Works
Carmen and the House That Gaudí Built
Walking in the City with Jane
A Story of Jane Jacobs