Ten is a great introductory beginner counting book for little ones to learn numbers which comes with a lovely, suspenseful story with its simple text and beautiful illustrations.
One little child is staring at something. Another joins him, then another… till finally, ten little children are staring at something. What do they see? the suspense builds up, page after page, through text and picture, to an amusing climax.
This beginner counting book has illustrations as innovative as the concept, in black and white pen-and-wash on paper. The children are from different social backgrounds, communities, and abilities a quiet comment slipped unobtrusively into the pictures.
Ten is a perfect book for young children to read who are at beginner’s level, who are learning to read to promote interest in the literature with its simple sentences and eye-catching, vivid illustrations to keep the little ones interested and engaged. It is a great book to teach little children numbers fun way that also gives a very important message to the kids to not to be discriminative to others from different social backgrounds.