cover image A Is for Apple

A Is for Apple

Georgie Birkett. Tiger Tales, $7.95 (26p) ISBN 978-1-58925-872-3

In this pleasing alphabet book/writing lesson, capital letters are cut into sky-blue pages and marked with arrows, allowing readers to trace them with their fingers. Each letter stands for a different animal or object, which appear on flaps, with additional items hidden beneath. Paired with Birkett's bright illustrations, the interactive components ought to give beginning writers a head start on their ABCs. Also available: 1 2 3: Count With Me. Ages 2%E2%80%936. (Sept.)