Exploring the profound impact of the experience of reading to children, Spitz discusses well-known children's books and reveals how they transmit psychological wisdom, convey moral lessons, shape tastes, and implant subtle prejudices. 23 illustrations.

Inside Picture Books 2000, Yale Nota Bene, New Haven, CT

ISBN-13: 9780300084764

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Inside Picture Books 1999, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT

ISBN-13: 9780300076028