My First Book of Sign Language
My First Book of Sign Language

My First Book of Sign Language

Written and illustrated by Joan Holub
4 - 8
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Jan 1, 2004
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This beginner’s guide to fingerspelling and sign language contains the sign for each letter of the alphabet along with signs for words that begin with each letter.This beginner’s guide to fingerspelling and sign language contains the sign for each letter of the alphabet along with signs for words that begin with each letter.;Joan Holub has authored and/or illustrated more than 130 children’s books. With Suzanne Williams she is the author of the popular Goddess Girls, Heroes in Training, and Grimmtastic Girls series. She lives in Raleigh, N.C. and can be found at

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    Publication Date
    January 1, 2004
    Scholastic Inc.
    Page Count
    Reading Age
    4 - 8 years
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