Synopses & Reviews
Babies and best cuddly animal friends make an irresistible combination in this new board book from beloved photographer Rachael Hale!
Kittens and puppies
and ducklings - oh my!
Baby's best friends
all want to say hi!
Little ones will read along as babies and animals play, sleep, and explore the world around them. The heartwarming photographs are presented alongside gentle, rhyming text that captures the strong bond of friendship between babies and their favorite pet pals.
Acclaimed photographer Rachael Hale uses her lens, her love of animals, and a great deal of patience, to create this enchanting perspective on friendship.
andquot;The combination of charming kids and adorable dogs creates an appealing board book for little ones.andquot;
Lots of things babies do, doggies do too! Run, splash, kiss and cuddle with the sweetest babies and cutest doggies imaginable in this photo-illustrated board book.
When you stop and think about it, babies and doggies do many of the same things. They squirm, sniff, sit, and splash. They play ball and cuddle. Lots of things babies do, doggies do too! This board book explores all of the similar actions shared by baby and baby's best friend.and#160;Illustrated with beautiful, full-color photographs featuring an array of dog breeds and a diverse cast of babies, The Babies and Doggies Bookand#160;is aand#160;visual feast for infants, a fun read-aloud for parents, and treat for baby- and dog-lovers.
About the Author
John Schindelandnbsp;got his start in children's media in film production, and has gone on to write more than twenty books for young people. Among themandnbsp;is the fourteen-book BUSY series of photo-illustrated board books about busy animals, which he created with Tricycle Press.andnbsp;He lives in Oakland, California.
Molly Woodward is a freelance editorandnbsp;who began working with John in her former role as editor at Tricycle Press. The idea for a babies and doggies book was inspired byandnbsp;her daughterand#39;s love ofandnbsp;looking at photos of babies and of animals.andnbsp;John and Molly wondered why there werenand#39;t more books with photos of both, and The Babies and Doggies Book was born. She lives in Berkeley, California with her family.