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Publisher Comments:

The best of times in every season are the ones spent with Mommy. Whether it's making sand castles during summer, sewing Halloween costumes in the fall, or splashing in puddles on a rainy spring day, the fun never stops. The bond between mother and daughter is perfectly captured in lovely, rhyming text with rich, colorful illustrations—and with a special greeting card inside, kids can show their mommies just how much they love spending time together.

Review:

"A towheaded girl uses metaphors to express what her mother is to her. On the beach, she's 'a buried treasure/ in the sand and sun./ I cover her... discover her!/ What silly summer fun!' and on Thanksgiving, 'Mommy is a yummy smell/ of pumpkin pie, so sweet./ We share a meal with company,/ give thanks,/ then eat/ and eat!' Despite some syrupy moments ('Mommy is a happy tune I keep inside my heart'), Smith's sunny acrylic and watercolor illustrations are sweetly affectionate without being too sugary. Ages 3 — 6." Publishers Weekly (Copyright Reed Business Information, Inc.)

About the Author

Rhonda Gowler Greene was an elementary learning disabilities teacher before she received her Masters degree in Educational Media. She is the author of over a dozen books, including Firebears, The Rescue Team, Barnyard Song, and At Grandma's. She lives in West Bloomfield, Michigan, with her family.

www.rhondagowlergreene.com

Maggie Smith has both written and illustrated several books, including One Naked Baby and has illustrated over a dozen. She lives in Seattle, Washington.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780802797292
Author:
Greene, Rhonda Gowle
Publisher:
Walker & Company
Illustrator:
Smith, Maggie
Author:
Greene, Rhonda Gowler
Author:
Smith, Maggie
Subject:
Stories in rhyme
Subject:
Seasons
Subject:
Family - Parents
Subject:
Concepts - Seasons
Subject:
Children s-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Picture Book
Publication Date:
20100331
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from P up to 1
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Colour
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
9.28 x 8.34 x 0.42 in
Age Level:
04-06

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"Publishers Weekly Review" by , "A towheaded girl uses metaphors to express what her mother is to her. On the beach, she's 'a buried treasure/ in the sand and sun./ I cover her... discover her!/ What silly summer fun!' and on Thanksgiving, 'Mommy is a yummy smell/ of pumpkin pie, so sweet./ We share a meal with company,/ give thanks,/ then eat/ and eat!' Despite some syrupy moments ('Mommy is a happy tune I keep inside my heart'), Smith's sunny acrylic and watercolor illustrations are sweetly affectionate without being too sugary. Ages 3 — 6." Publishers Weekly (Copyright Reed Business Information, Inc.)
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