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#171705 - 11/28/07 02:05 PM word books for 8-10 year olds  
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My 7 1/2 year old granddaughter has shown an exciting (to me) interest in words - their origins and nuances - and I'd like to nurture that interest, but Anu Garg's books are a bit heavy for kids that age. Can anyone suggest an age-appropriate book that will help keep her interested?

#171708 - 11/28/07 03:55 PM Re: word books for 8-10 year olds [Re: Arthur Palm]  
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A librarian friend of mine suggests In A Word for grades 5-9. There's a Frog in My throat is a little younger age group, but still a really fun read.

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