Once Upon a Time, Table of Contents

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This Table of Contents is from Once Upon a Time, a professional reference on using children's literature with young children by Carol Otis Hurst. Any linked sections will bring you to free sample chapters (under construction) from the book.
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Preface .........................................................................................vii
Introduction.................................................................................ix
Authors and Illustrators..........................................................1

  • Verna Aardema................................................................................3
  • Janet and Allan Ahlberg..............................................................5
  • Martha Alexander...........................................................................8
  • Harry Allard...................................................................................11
  • Mitsumasa Anno............................................................................13
  • Jose Aruego and Ariane Dewey...............................................17
  • Molly Bang.........................................................................................20
  • Jan Brett...........................................................................................23
  • Eric Carle..........................................................................................26
  • Carol and Donald Carrick...........................................................30
  • Lucille Clifton................................................................................33
  • Barbara Cooney...............................................................................35
  • Donald Crews..................................................................................38
  • Demi....................................................................................................41
  • Tomie dePaola................................................................................44
  • Dr. Seuss...........................................................................................49
  • Patricia Reilly Giff......................................................................53
  • Shirley Hughes................................................................................56
  • Pat Hutchins....................................................................................59
  • Ezra Jack Keats..............................................................................62
  • Steven Kellogg................................................................................68
  • Leo Lionni.........................................................................................74
  • Anita Lobel......................................................................................77
  • Arnold Lobel...................................................................................79
  • Robert McCloskey..........................................................................84
  • James Marshall..............................................................................87
  • Robert Munsch................................................................................92
  • Jan Ormerod....................................................................................94
  • Peggy Parish...................................................................................97
  • Bill Peet...........................................................................................100
  • Beatrix Potter................................................................................103
  • Maurice Sendak.............................................................................106
  • Peter Spier...................................................................................... 110
  • William Steig................................................................................. 114
  • James Stevenson..........................................................................118
  • Brinton Turkle................................................................................122
  • Tomi Ungerer..................................................................................124
  • Chris Van Allsburg......................................................................127
  • Judith Viorst.................................................................................131
  • Rosemary Wells...........................................................................134
  • Brian Wildsmith..........................................................................137
  • Vera Williams..............................................................................141
  • Audrey and Don Wood..................................................................144
  • Margot and Harve Zemach..........................................................147
  • Charlotte Zolotow...........................................................................150
  • Individual Picture Books...............................................................155

  • Pigs in Hiding.............................................................................. 157
  • Why the Chicken Crossed the Road...................................... 161
  • Shirley and Claude Books........................................................164
  • Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Partridge.....................................167
  • Rainbow Crow.............................................................................. 172
  • Shaker Lane.................................................................................... 175
  • Stringbean's Trip to the Shining Sea.................................. 177
  • The Jolly Postman....................................................................... 181
  • Sarah, Plain and Tall.................................................................. 184
  • The Island Books.............................................................................. 187
  • Hildilid's Night..............................................................................190
  • A Week of Raccoons..................................................................... 193
  • Ty's One-Man Band..............................................................................195
  • The Terrible Thing That Happened at Our House................ 197
  • Themes.............................................................................. 199

  • Accidents: Oops!.............................................................................. 201
  • Alphabet: A, My Name Is............................................................... 204
  • Apples: An Apple a Day.................................................................. 207
  • Art and Artists: Works of Art..................................................... 209
  • Birds: For the Birds.......................................................................... 211
  • Builders: Builders at Work............................................................ 214
  • Cats: Cats Here, Cats There........................................................ 217
  • Clothing: Cover Ups.......................................................................... 220
  • Cold Places: BRRRRR......................................................................... 225
  • Eggs and Egg Layers: Eggsactly................................................... 228
  • Elephants: Put That in Your Trunk.............................................. 231
  • Families: Family Ties...................................................................... 233
  • Farms: At Home Around the Barnyard....................................... 237
  • Feelings: How Do You Feel?........................................................... 241
  • Food: Food for Thought.................................................................... 246
  • Friendship: My Buddy........................................................................ 250
  • Frogs: Frog Went A-Courtin'......................................................... 253
  • History: Long, Long Ago................................................................... 256
  • Mice: I Think Mice Are Rather Nice............................................. 259
  • Monsters: Things Big and Fierce.................................................. 264
  • Nursery Rhymes: Mother Goose..................................................... 267
  • Mud: Muddying the Waters............................................................... 269
  • Perspective: It Depends on How You Look at It..................... 271
  • Rain: It's Raining, It's Pouring...................................................... 274
  • Rocks: Hard Rock................................................................................. 276
  • Snow: It's Snowing! It's Snowing!............................................... 278
  • Time: It's About Time...................................................................... 280
  • Toys: Come Play with Me................................................................ 284
  • Trees: Up and Down a Tree............................................................. 287
  • Trickery: OutFoxed............................................................................. 289
  • Visitors: Welcome and Unwelcome Guests............................. 292
  • Walls, Doors and Fences: Walls, Doors, and Fences............ 296
  • Word Play: My Word!........................................................................... 299
  • Special Pages.............................................................................. 301

  • Patterned Language Books............................................................... 303
  • Wordless Books.............................................................................. 305
  • Big Books........................................................................................... 307
  • Whole Language and Children's Literature Resource Books... 309
  • Sources and Uses of Poetry.............................................................. 311
  • Songbooks............................................................................................315
  • Sources of Riddles and Jokes...................................................... 316
  • Longer Books to Read Aloud.............................................................. 317
  • Books about Color.............................................................................. 320
  • Books about Math.............................................................................. 322
  • Books about Social Studies............................................................ 324
  • Books about Science.............................................................................. 326
  • Books about Seasons.............................................................................. 328
  • Children's Records and Tapes............................................................ 330
  • Children's Magazines.............................................................................. 333
  • Literature Displays and Festivals................................................... 334
  • Literary Bulletin Boards...................................................................... 336
  • Authors and Illustrators in Your School....................................... 337
  • Author/Illustrator Birthday Calendar............................................ 339
  • Addresses of Publishers...................................................................... 340
  • Index............................................................................................................. 342
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