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The Right Word: Roget and His Thesaurus

By Jen Bryant
Illustrators Illustrated by Melissa Sweet Edition

Hardcover edition

Publisher Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co Imprint Eerdmans ISBN

9780802853851

Awards and Honors <i>SLJ</i> Best Books 2014, Nonfiction; <i>Kirkus Reviews</i> Best Books of 2014, Picture Books; <i>PW’s</i> Best Books of 2014, Picture Books;<i>Booklist</i> Editors’ Choice 2014, Nonfiction, Young Readers; <i>Booklist</i> Lasting Connections 2014, Social Studies; 2015 NCTE Orbis Pictus Honor Book; ALA Notable Books for Children 2015, All Ages; 2015 Golden Kite Award Winner, Picture Book Illustration; 2015 CLA Notable Children’s Books in the English Language Arts; <i>New York Times</i> Notable Children’s Books of 2014, Picture Books; <Booklist</i> 2015 Top 10 Books for Youth, Biographies; Horn Book Fanfare List: Best Books of 2014, Nonfiction; Capitol Choices 2015; 2015 Robert F. Sibert Award Winner; 2015 Parents’ Choice Book Awards: Nonfiction, Gold<br> Triple Crown National Book Award 2016-2017

The Right Word: Roget and His Thesaurus

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If only all the ideas in the world could be found in one place.” With this in mind, chronic list-maker Peter Mark Roget wrote his “Thesaurus,” published in 1852. List of principal events. Author’s note. Illustrator’s note. Selected bibliography. Further reading. Sources. Full-color watercolor, collage, and mixed-media illustrations.
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