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Author Tourville, Jacqueline, author.

Title Albie's first word : a tale inspired by albert einstein's childhood / Jacqueline Tourville. [Axis 360 electronic resource]

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. New York : Schwartz & Wade Books, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource (1 volume (unpaged)) : color illustrations
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Summary Here's a beautiful historical fiction picture book--perfect for the Common Core--that provides a rare glimpse into the early childhood of Albert Einstein, the world's most famous physicist. Three-year-old Albie has never said a single word. When his worried mother and father consult a doctor, he advises them to expose little Albie to new things: a trip to the orchestra, an astronomy lecture, a toy boat race in the park. But though Albie dances with excitement at each new experience, he remains silent. Finally, the thoughtful, quiet child witnesses something so incredible, he utters his very first word: "Why'" Kids, parents, and teachers will be delighted and reassured by this joyous story of a child who develops a bit differently than others. From the Hardcover edition.
Audience AD 720 Lexile.
Note AD 720 Lexile.
Audience AD720L Lexile
Note AD720L Lexile
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR LG 3.9 0.5 170852
Note Accelerated Reader AR LG 3.9 0.5 170852
Study Program Accelerated Reader LG 3.9 0.5 170852
Note Accelerated Reader LG 3.9 0.5 170852
Summary Because three-year-old Albie, who would one day be known as Albert Einstein, has never spoken, his concerned family takes him to a doctor who recommends a series of activities that might stimulate him to talk.
Subject Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955 -- Childhood and youth -- Juvenile fiction.
Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955 -- Childhood and youth -- Fiction.
Speech -- Fiction.
Children's stories.
Genre Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Evans, Wynne, 1958- illustrator.
Other Form: Electronic reproduction of (manifestation): Tourville, Jacqueline. Albie's first word New York : Schwartz & Wade Books, [2014] 9780307978936 (DLC) 2013007891 (OCoLC)863198198
ISBN 9780307978950 : $53.97
0307978958 : $53.97
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