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Tell Me Again about the Night I Was Born Board Book (Joanna Colter Books)

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Publisher Comments:

Tell me again about the night I was born.

Tell me again how you would adopt me and be my parents.

Tell me again about the first time you held me in your arms.

Jamie Lee Curtis and Laura Cornell, author and illustrator of the best-selling When I Was Little: A Four Year Old's Memoir of Her Youth, have joined together again to create a fresh new picture book for every parent and every child. In asking her parents to tell her again about the night of her birth, a young girl shows that it is a cherished tale she knows by heart.

Tell Me Again About the Night I Was Born is a unique, exuberant story about adoption and about the importance of a loving family.

Synopsis:

In asking her mother and father to tell her about the night of her birth, a young girl shows that it is a cherished tale she knows by heart. This unique celebration of the love and joy a baby brings is now available in a board book edition. Full color.

About the Author

Jamie Lee Curtis is a critically-acclaimed and best-selling author. Her most recent book, Today I Feel Silly and Other Moods That Make My Day enjoyed an extraordinary nine weeks on the New York Times best-seller list. It has sold over 750,000 copies to date. Other best-selling titles include Tell Me Again About The Night I Was Born And When I Was Little: A Four-Year Old?s Memoir Of Her Youth. All of Curtis? picture books have been illustrated by the acclaimed artist, Laura Cornell. Her fourth book, Where Do Balloons Go? An Uplifting Mystery will be published in September 2000.

Curtis has demonstrated her versatility as a film actress with starring roles in such acclaimed films as the blockbuster True Lies opposite Arnold Schwarzenegger, for which she earned a Golden Globe Award, and Trading Places with Eddie Murphy and Dan Aykroyd for which she earned a British Film Academy award for Best Supporting Actress. Most recently Jamie starred in Halloween: H2O, which was the 20 year sequel to Halloween, ?the now classic film which first brought her to the attention of audiences worldwide. Other memorable leading film role performances include A Fish Called Wanda, Fierce Creatures, Virus, Dominick And Eugene, Blue Steel, My Girl, My Girl Ii, Forever Young, Mother?s Boys, House Arrest and Love Letters.

In television, Curtis co-starred opposite Richard Lewis in the acclaimed sitcom Anything But Love which earned her both a Golden Globe and People?s Choice Award, as well as TNT?s adaptation of the Wendy Wasserstein play The Heidi Chronicles which also earned her a Golden Globe nomination. More recently, Jamie starred in the CBS telefilm Nicholas? Gift for which she received an Emmy nomination.

Curtis began her Hollywood career in 1977 when she signed on as a contract player with Universal Studios. She was a regular on the television series Operation Petticoat when she was cast in Halloween. That role lead to subsequent roles in Prom Night, Terror Train and The Fog.

Jamie Lee Curtis is the mother of Annie and Thomas. She has been married for 16 years to actor/director Christopher Guest.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780694012152
ill.:
Cornell, Laura
Author:
Cornell, Laura
Author:
Curtis, Jamie Lee
Author:
by Jamie Lee Curtis and Laura Cornell
Publisher:
HarperCollins
Location:
New York, NY :
Subject:
Children's fiction
Subject:
Family - Parents
Subject:
Adoption
Subject:
Behavior
Subject:
Family - Adoption
Subject:
Family - New Baby
Subject:
Babies
Subject:
Children's Baby - Boardbooks
Subject:
Babies -- Fiction.
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st board book ed.
Edition Description:
Merchandise
Series:
Joanna Colter Books
Series Volume:
no. 24
Publication Date:
19990417
Binding:
Book
Grade Level:
from P up to K
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
5 x 5.875 in 8 oz
Age Level:
02-05

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Tell Me Again about the Night I Was Born Board Book (Joanna Colter Books)
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"Synopsis" by , In asking her mother and father to tell her about the night of her birth, a young girl shows that it is a cherished tale she knows by heart. This unique celebration of the love and joy a baby brings is now available in a board book edition. Full color.
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