Up! Tall! And High!

Up! Tall! And High! (but not necessarily in that order.) by Ethan Long

Up!Tall!AndHigh!This is a silly, colorful book for emerging readers.  Using only a few, easy-to-read words, Long presents 3 stories with fun bird characters.  The stories center around the birds, and the words/concepts of tall, high (flying), and up (in a tree).  Each story has a fold-up page that reveals a silly twist with one of the bird characters.

Up! Tall! And High! is a fun book for children just beginning to read.

This book won the Theodor Seuss Geisel Award in 2013.

The Theodor Seuss Geisel Award is given annually to the author(s) and illustrator(s) of the most distinguished American book for beginning readers published in English in the United States during the preceding year.   The winner(s), recognized for their literary and artistic achievements that demonstrate creativity and imagination to engage children in reading, receives a bronze medal.  For more information about the award:  http://www.ala.org/alsc/awardsgrants/bookmedia/geiselaward/geiselabout

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