P Is for Pterodactyl

This whimsical, funky book from Raj Haldar (aka rapper Lushlife) turns the traditional idea of an alphabet book on its head, poking fun at the most mischievous words in the English language and demonstrating how to pronounce them.

P Is for Pterodactyl

P Is for Pterodactyl

A New York Times Bestseller! A "raucous trip through the odd corners of our alphabet." —The New York Times Let's get real—the English language is bizarre. A might be for apple, but it's also for aisle and aeons. Why does the word "gnat" start with a G but the word "knot" doesn't start with an N? It doesn't always make sense, but don't let these rule-breaking silent letters defeat you! This whimsical, funky book from Raj Haldar (aka rapper Lushlife) turns the traditional idea of an alphabet book on its head, poking fun at the most mischievous words in the English language and demonstrating how to pronounce them. Fun and informative for word nerds of all ages!

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P Is for Pterodactyl
Language: en
Pages: 40
Authors: Raj Haldar, Chris Carpenter
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-11-13 - Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.

A New York Times Bestseller! A "raucous trip through the odd corners of our alphabet." —The New York Times Let's get real—the English language is bizarre. A might be for apple, but it's also for aisle and aeons. Why does the word "gnat" start with a G but the word
No Reading Allowed
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Raj Haldar, Chris Carpenter
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-10 - Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.

From the #1 NEW YORK TIMES bestselling authors of P IS FOR PTERODACTYL comes another hilarious, fresh look at the English language! The hero had super vision. The hero had supervision. Man, a tea sounds great. Manatee sounds great! Sir Francis Bacon Sir, France is bakin'! What is going on
The Alphabet's Alphabet
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Chris Harris
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020 - Publisher:

Illustrations and easy-to-read text reveal that while letters of the alphabet resemble each other, each is also unique, as if they, like human beings, are part of the same family.
Word by Word
Language: en
Pages: 168
Authors: Larry Swartz
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-14 - Publisher: Pembroke Publishers Limited

Make words the core of classroom instruction and engagement; day by day, word by word. This practical resource is designed to help students discover why word choice and language matter as they build vocabulary across subject areas, gain confidence in word usage, and increase their understanding of word patterns. This
You Loves Ewe!
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Cece Bell
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-26 - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

A side-splittingly funny picture book about a silly donkey, a cranky yam, and an irresistible ewe, packed with hilarious homonyms and the distinctive humor of Newbery Honoree Cece Bell. For fans of P is for Pterodactyl. Hilarity meets homonyms in this high-comedy companion to I Yam a Donkey by Cece

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