The Handmade Alphabet

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Dial Books, 1991 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 32 pages
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Presents the handshape for each letter of the American manual alphabet accompanied by an object whose name begins with that letter.

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User Review  - Kalee - Goodreads

I thought this was a wonderful and detailed wordless book of the alphabet in sign language. Some pictures however I knew the letter but could not figure out how the picture that was correlating with ... Read full review

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User Review  - Emilee Wirth - Goodreads

I loved this book! It would be an amazing way to teach children the alphabet in sign language. It opens their eyes to so much more that they didn't know existed. I would buy this for my own children. Read full review


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About the author (1991)

Ginger Foglesong Gibson is the author of numerous books for children, including the bilingual favorites Fiesta!, Siesta, and Bravo! She graduated from the University of Virginia with a degree in early childhood education, and now lives in Seattle, Washington.

Laura Rankin is the creator of The Handmade Alphabet, a Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor Book, and Ruthie and the (Not So) Teeny Tiny Lie. She is the illustrator of many other books for children, including A Balloon for Isabel, by Deborah Underwood. She lives in Easton, Maryland.

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