Books for Units of Study in Writer's Workshop

Books for Craft Study

Craft Study ~ Ways with words or structures or interesting punctuation usage. A book that is loaded with many things to teach my children about craft.

Come on, Rain! by Karren Hesse
So Much by Trish Cooke
Ira Sleeps Over by Bernard Waber (a story inside a story)
The Relatives Came by Cynthia Rylant (interesting word usage)
Dog Heaven by Cynthia Rylant
Dominic by William Steig ­ wondrous words
Puddles by Jonathon London
Jan Brett books
Shrek by William Steig
Leo Lionni Books
Puddles -Jonathan London (beautiful language, sound words, effective use of dialogue)
Knuffle Bunny -Mo Willems (elipsis, prepositions, font size change, speech bubbles)
Roller Coaster -Marla Frazee (a small moment in time)

Study Driven by Katie Wood Ray ­ p. 262 Chapter on How to Craft Using Obvious Text Structures.

Using punctuation in interesting ways -- Study Driven p. 11
Click, Clack, Moo, Cows that Type by Doreen Crnin
Diary of a Wombat by Jackie French
Eaglet's World by Evelyn Minshull
Hoptoad by Jane Yolen
Psst! It's Me . . . tge Bigetnab bt Barbara Oarj]
Puddles by Jonathan Lndon
Roller Coaster by Marla Frazee
The Great Gracie Chase by Cynthia Rylant
The Wonderful Happens by Cynthia Rylant
Yo! Yes, by Chris Raschka

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