Introduce children to the concept of a dictionary with the DK First Children's Dictionary. Children will learn about alphabetical order, about types of words (e.g. nouns, adjectives, synonyms, and other concepts they'll encounter in dictionary entries), and how to use a dictionary. Over 4,000 words and definitions are included to help build vocabulary and spelling skills; plus the colorful photographs make learning new words simple and fun. 256 pages, hardcover. Ages 5 & up.