A Book Is A Book

A Book Is A Book

Book - 2013
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Ask a child "What is a book?" and you may get some unexpected answers - like those included in this whimsically philosophical tribute to reading. Lovely to share with a child, and a perfect gift for book-lovers of all ages.

A beautifully produced, small-format jacketed hardcover with simple illustrations that are whimsical yet humorous.

A book to read.
A book belongs in a library, on a bookshelf, in a bookshop, in your house.
A story belongs wherever a story belongs.
If it's Sunday and raining, a book is the perfect thing. Even a small book, because boredom can be very big.
You can read a book while you walk, but you have to be careful not to bump into things.

Publisher: Wellington, New Zealand :, Gecko Press ;, Whitireia Publishing,, 2013.
Copyright Date: ©2013
ISBN: 9781877579929
Characteristics: 40 unnumbered pages :,coloured illustrations ;,19 cm.
Additional Contributors: Wilkins, Sarah - Illustrator

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Donna_R Dec 09, 2013

An ingenious, witty, beautiful little book. For anyone who loves books and reading, definitely not just for kids. I am now a fan of Sarah Wilkins' illustrations, and Jenny Bornholdt is brilliantly concise and funny too.

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