I Talk Like A River

I Talk Like A River

Book - 2020
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When a child has a "bad speech day" at school, his father gives him a new perspective on his stuttering.
Publisher: New York : Neal Porter Books/Holiday House, [2020]
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9780823445592
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Additional Contributors: Smith, Sydney 1980-- Illustrator


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Chicago Public Library recommends this title as one of the very best picture books published for kids from birth through third grade in 2020.

Have you ever struggled to find just the right words? It can feel frustrating and lonely. That’s exactly how the narrator of this autobiographical picture book feels after his stutter overwhelms him during a class presentation. Luckily, his father has just the cure for a “bad speech day.” Togethe... Read More »

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