Synopses & Reviews
Benjamin Franklin Award 2010
Finalist in two categories: Cover Design Children's/ YA and Children's Book and Audio Book Sets
Showing that everyone is perfect in their own way, this delightful tale introduces the Belly Button Fairya grandmotherly fairy responsible for making sure that every child has a belly button and that its always in the middle.” Lively and enchanting, this story demonstrates that all children are equally beautiful, even though some have innies” and others have outies.” With captivating watercolor illustrations and rhyming verse, this magical fantasy sheds light on a less practical and more magical explanation for one of lifes little mysteries. An audio CD of the story and an original fairy song is also included.
The Belly Button Fairy is a grandmotherly fairy who flies through the skies in her rocking chair, carrying a ruler and a bucket of fairy dust. She is responsible for making sure that every child has a belly button, and that its always in the middle.
About the Author
Bobbie Hinman is the author of The Knot Fairy and The Sock Fairy. She has been featured on the BookSense Childrens Pick List for Summer and is a recipient of the DragonPencil Gold Medal Award for Literature, the DragonPencil Book of the Year Award, and the Moms Choice Award. She lives in Bel Air, Maryland. Mark Wayne Adams is an author and illustrator of children's books. He has worked for the Walt Disney Company as a caricature artist and as a graphic designer. He lives in Orlando, Florida.