A book containing stories, especially children's stories.
A coursebook, a formal manual of instruction in a specific subject, especially one for use in schools or colleges.
As in a story for children; pleasant and idealized, or having a happy conclusion.
Of or pertaining to textbooks or their style, especially in being dry and pedagogical; textbooky, textbooklike.
A book containing stories, or short narratives, either true or false.
Having the typical characteristics of some class of phenomenon, so that it might be included as an example in a textbook.
a book prepared for use in schools or colleges;
‘his economics textbook is in its tenth edition’; ‘the professor wrote the text that he assigned students to buy’;
according to or characteristic of a casebook or textbook; typical;
‘a casebook schizophrenic’; ‘a textbook example’;
A textbook is a book containing a comprehensive compilation of content in a branch of study with the intention of explaining it. Textbooks are produced to meet the needs of educators, usually at educational institutions.