Article Title

Not Just a Book


Outstanding, Preschool, Primary, Jeanne Willis, Tony Ross, Books, Reading, Imagination, Reader, Playful

Document Type

Book Review


Have you ever stopped to think about what makes books so great? Books can serve many different purposes, from the imaginative (a hat) to the practical (stabilizers for short, wobbly table legs). Not Just a Book catalogs some of the creative ways a book can be used in fun and play but also dives into books’ emotional and intellectual value. The book’s self-proclaimed best thing turns out to be its ability to be read and loved by people.