Series: Big picture books
By Rosie Hore
Arranged thematically, this illustrated thesaurus has over 2,000 amazing, useful and unusual words to inspire children writing stories. Topics include Getting around, How are you feeling? Heroes and villains and lots more, with lists of synonyms, opposites and tips on describing things. Includes simple word games and links to useful websites.
Listen to Publishing Director Jenny Tyler talking about the Big Picture Thesaurus.
Rosie studied Politics and International Relations at university and then went on to write books for Usborne. She now works at the Royal Academy of Arts, editing books about art (which often end up being about politics too).
“Story-writing time is going to get better, easier and more fun with this fantastic new picture thesaurus from Usborne.... Pages of eye-catching illustrations help to develop thought processes and there are simple word games to expand on knowledge gained from using the thesaurus and links to useful and complementary websites. The wonderful world of words in one big, beautiful book.”
For links to specially selected websites with video clips and activities or a pronunciation guide for this book, visit the Usborne Quicklinks website.