A is for Always, that's where we embark . . . Two children, treasure map in hand, and their pet gazelle sneak past their father, out of their house, and into a world beneath the city, where monsters and pirates roam. Will they find the treasure? Will they make it out alive? The Dangerous Alphabet is a tale of adventure, piracy, danger, and heroism told in twenty-six alphabetical lines--although even the alphabet is not to be relied upon here. A delightfully dangerous journey from national bestselling author Neil Gaiman and the monstrously talented Gris Grimly, The Dangerous Alphabet is sure to captivate and chill young readers.
Charlie has just started school and is finding it a challenge to learn about the alphabet. Agents from the Ministry of Letters assign the Special Alphabet Service to assist Charlie in learning about the alphabet and reading
Call Number: Archives & Special Collections PS3537.T323 T6 2011
Publication Date: 2011-05-31
"Alphabets and names make games and everybody has a name and all the same they have in a way to have a birthday," muses Gertrude Stein in To Do: A Book of Alphabets and Birthdays . Written in 1940 and intended as a follow-up to her children's book The World Is Round , published the previous year, To Do is a fanciful journey through the alphabet.
Moose, terribly eager to play his part in the alphabet book his friend Zebra is putting together, then awfully disappointed when his letter passes, behaves rather badly until Zebra finds a spot for him