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The Way I Act

The Way I Act (Hardback)

By Metzger, Steve
Illustrated by Cain, Janan

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A companion to Cain's award-winning The Way I Feel, The Way I Act uses detailed illustrations, type faces and vivid color to complement the simple verses that explain character traits like compassion and bravery. With verses created by Metzger, The Way I Act follows the pattern e...stablished by The Way I Feel, introducing a wide variety of character traits, including some not usually attributed to young children. Metzger's carefully crafted text is sensitive and free of bias and slang. Together with Cain's sometimes zany characters, The Way I Act shows scenes that kids can identify with peering at bugs with a magnifying glass, finishing a puzzle, sweeping up a mess. The text also cites examples that define words such as curious, responsible, persistent, and capable. As Metzger points out, the scenarios on each two-page spread let kids imagine how they might act in all these situations. Chicago-based Cain made her debut with The Way I Feel, now available in Spanish as As me siento yo, a
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ISBN 9781884734991
Released NZ 1 Jan 2011
Publisher Parenting Press
Format Hardback
Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days

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ISBN-13 9781884734991
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Parenting Press
Imprint Parenting Press
Released 1 Jan 2011
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Metzger, Steve
Illustrated by Cain, Janan
Category Ethics & Moral Philosophy
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 236mm
Height: 257mm
Spine: 13mm
Dewey Code 170.83
Weight 431g
Interest Age 5-10 years
Reading Age 5-10 years
Library of Congress Conduct of life, Values, Etiquette, Behaviour
NBS Text Philosophy
ONIX Text General/trade