Alphabeasties and other Amazing Types

All about letters and typeface, this creative book by Sharon Werner and Sarah Forss shows the many fonts of each letter, which mood each letter invokes and an animal made of each letter (sort of like Plensa who makes sculptures out of letters). 

Entertaining and unusual, reading this book fosters all sorts of discussion about animals and letters.  For older readers, talk about jobs such as typesetting.  The last page of Alphabeasties does a great preliminary explanation of  creating typeface.

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