Book Parts
Making a Book
Dictionary
Fiction / Nonfiction
Spine Labels
100

The part of the book that has the title, author's name, and illustration.

The front cover.

100

Who is the author?

The person who writes the words of the story.

100

Name one thing a dictionary is used for.

To find a word's definition.  

100

What kind of book is the Cat in the Hat?

fiction

100

On a spine label, the "E" on the top means the book belongs in which section?

The easy or everyone section.

200

What is the part of the book that faces out on the shelf?

The spine.

200

What does the illustrator do?

Draws the pictures.

200

Does a dictionary tell you how to say or pronounce the word?  Yes or no.

Yes.

200

What type of book is "How to Take Care of your pet Cat?"

Nonfiction

200

What order are Easy and Fiction books put on the shelf?

Alphabetical order by the author's last name.

300

What is the part of the book that has a summary of the book and the bar code?

The back cover.

300

These are tools authors and illustrators use.

What are pencils, pens, computers, crayons, paints, and paper.

300

Words can have more than one meaning in a dictionary. True or false?

True

300

What type of book would you use to prove facts about an event in history?

A non-fiction book.

300

If a spine label had numbers and the first three letters of the author's name, would it be fiction or non-fiction?

Non-fiction.

400

What is the table of contents?

The page telling the chapters in a book and the page they start on.

400

This person prints the book and makes it available for sale.

Who is the publisher?

400

In what order are the words in a dictionary?

Alphabetical

400

A book that is a made up story is fiction. True or false?

True.

400

In what order are nonfiction books put on the shelf?

Number order according to the Dewey Decimal system.

500

This part of the book keeps the pages safe.

What is a book's cover?

500

How does an author avoid plagiarism?

The author gives credit for information he or she finds in other sources.  This is called "works cited".

500

In a dictionary, would the word catch be between can and car, or between can and cats?

Between can and cats.

500

This type of book usually has a table of contents in the front, and an index in the back.

Nonfiction

500

In the "Easy" section, a book by Laura Numeroff would go on what shelf?

What is the "N" shelf.

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