Little Wordsmith: An Interesting Word for Every Day of the Year
Little Wordsmith: An interesting word for every day of the year
Written by Dr. Meredith L. ; illustrated by Monika Forsberg
Hardback; 210 x 195 mm (P); 112pp
Publishing January 2021
Learn a new and inspiring word every day of the year with this book, arranged into 52 seasonally themed spreads.
Each fully illustrated scene provides a fun and supportive platform to introduce little readers to big words and extend their vocabulary, which studies have recently proven to be the biggest indicator of a child's potential later in life. Curated by a literacy expert, these 365 aspirational words will fire your child's imagination, help them; label their emotions and expand their comprehension. Each word is explained beneath in simple language to aid understanding and inspire a love of language.
Dr Meredith L. Rowe is Professor of Early Learning and Development at Harvard University's Graduate School of Education. Her previous titles include Learning Through Language: Towards An Educationally Informed Theory Of Language Learning and Literacy and Mothering: How Women's Schooling Changes The Lives Of The World's Children.
Monika Forsberg is a freelance illustrator, born and raised in Luleå, a coastal town in Sweden Lapland, now living in London. Her recent clients include: Anthropologie, NY Review, Unicef, John Lewis, Liberty London, and the United Nations.