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8 edition of The Slant Book found in the catalog.

The Slant Book

by Peter Newell

  • 81 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Tuttle Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Classic fiction,
  • Picture books,
  • Readers - Chapter Books,
  • Fiction,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Fiction,
  • Children: Kindergarten,
  • Stories in rhyme,
  • General,
  • Children"s Books / 4-8 Years,
  • Carriages and carts,
  • Toddlers

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages52
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7930392M
    ISBN 100804805326
    ISBN 109780804805322

    Published in the States in , Newell's The Slant Book was one of the earliest 'picturebooks' and one which was postmodern before it became a trendy thing. Written in a,b,a,b rhyming format, we follow the baby in the pram as the reading tilts the book and sets him on his way down streets, paths more - karla - /5(). Get this from a library! The slant book. [Peter Newell; Tuttle Publishing (Firm),; Palace Press International (Hong Kong, China),; Charles E. Tuttle Co.] -- The slant book takes one on an adventure of a runaway baby carriage. The actual slanted pages of the book contribute to the illusion of a hill, down which the carriage is accidentally set adrift.

      Interesting children's book made on an actual slant at the beginning of the s. Cute and funny. about 7 minutes total. The Slant Book by Newell, Peter Hardback Book The Fast Free Shipping. $ $ Free shipping. A Certain Slant of Light by Laura Whitcomb. $ Free shipping. STORY OF THE FIREMEN Reproduction Merrimack Publishing Vtg Softcover. $ $ shipping: + $ Rating: % positive.

    In The Slant Book, a go cart, a newsboy, and the force of gravity make for a most excellent adventure in a busy American town. As an added bonus, the book is actually set on a slant!! "synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title/5(). Get this from a library! The slant book. [Peter Newell; Juvenile Collection (Library of Congress)] -- In this story told in verse, a delighted baby boy named Bobby enjoys quite an adventure when a careless nursemaid allows his stroller to break free and go careening down a hilly street, leaving havoc.


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The Slant Book (Peter Newell Children's Books) Hardcover – March 1, by Peter Newell (Author)/5(29). Who else will be in the wrong place at the wrong time as little Bobby s stroller goes careening down the slope This unique and charming picture book on a slant (complete with tilted text and images) tells the tale of what can happen on a slant, through witty rhymes with comical, detailed illustrations to /5(29).

Published in the States inNewell's The Slant Book was one of the earliest 'picturebooks' and one which was postmodern before it became a trendy thing.

Written in a,b,a,b rhyming format, we follow the baby in the pram as the reading tilts the book and sets him on 4/5(28). What are people saying about Slant. “A new literary press dedicated to artistic excellence, steered by an experienced and visionary editor-publisher, and in it to ‘lodge The Slant Book book in readers’ imaginations’—there’s a lot to love about Slant.

Something this good should be true, and,thankfully, it is.” Thom Satterlee. The Slant Book is literally the shape of a parallelogram, with the spine of the book running down one side. When opened, facing pages form a "V" shape. THE SLANT BOOK - ILLUSTRATED EDITION, By Peter Newell (), This charming story took the shape of a rhomboid and told the story of a baby carriage careening down a hill and all that was encountered during this exciting and charming ride.

A delightful bedtime ended by The Gunston Trust for Nonviolence in Children's : Brand: Dodo Press. Perhaps it wasn’t a strain of the imagination when Laura Williams, Korean American adoptee and author, created Lauren Wallace, Korean American adoptee and narrator of Slant, a young adult novel that comes out this October/5.

The Slant Book is literally the shape of a parallelogram, with the spine of the book running down one side. When opened, facing pages form a "V" shape. All the pictures on the slanted recto pages show a way-too-precocious infant in a carriage [the "go-cart" of yesteryear] racing downhill who has somehow gotten away from his nanny, gleefully.

The remarkable thing about Slant is the way its books speak to each moment we live, whether in these urgent times of illness, or the rebirth that will follow. Slant books open us up, in all our raw humanity, and fill us up again. Gripping, funny, enlightening, and ultimately uplifting, Slanted proves that no obstacle is too difficult to conquer –as long as you have a little heart and a lot of rock n’ roll.

It’s an irrepressible story that is fresh, alive, and defines what it means to be American. The Slant Book by Peter Newell. Publication date Collection iacl Language English.

This picture book filled with rhyming poetry tells a story of all the mishaps that can occur when things are on a slant.

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The Slant Book by Peter Newell. Download. Bibrec. Bibliographic Record. Author. Newell, Peter, Title. This picture book filled with rhyming poetry tells a story of all the mishaps that can occur when things are on a slant.

Publication Date Languages English Contributor Library of Congress - United States Publisher Harper & Brothers - United States Notes From the Rare Books Collection.

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Robert has been writing science fiction stories for a number of years, The Slant was his first novel and is the beginning of The Kroth series. The Slant tells the story of young Duncan Wemyss who finds himself transported to a strange world after witnessing a (succesful) telekinesis :   Book Overview "Where Bobby lives there is a hill-- A hill so steep and high, 'Twould fill the bill for Jack and Jill Their famous act to try Once Bobby's go-cart broke away And down this hill it kited.

The careless Nurse screamed in dismay But Bobby was delighted "5/5(2). Slant Book. This advanced tech allows humans to completely manipulate their environment, create virtual realities and design a world as they please, and change and modify their bodies to the cellular level.

It has also helped speed up the studying of the human mind by a lot and that results in a revolution of both human mind therapy and. The Slant Book by Peter Newell (published in ) was an unusual publication - instead of being a perfect rectangle like most books, it was a slopey shape called a Rhomboid.

The story, told in verse, is about an infant in a pram that runs away down the hill. The pram practically becomes a go-cart and causes all sorts of funny mayhem on the way. No, the typeface doesn't slant; the book slants. The entire volume is tilted to the right.

When you open it, it folds out like butterfly wings. Don't worry that the books depend too much upon the gimmick, like a film with extravagant special effects and no story.The Slant Book Around the World Books A modern classic of novelty shape books.The Slant Book is in the public domain, so you can hear it here  and see it here.

And in case you are looking for other beautiful rhomboids, these are pretty special. Artist and blogger Joanne Mattera   curated the best of the shape for a lovely post. A few favorites from Joanne’s collection.