Synopses & Reviews
As Grandma tells it, Maddy was a baby in a great big hurry. On the day she was born, everyone rushed to welcome her into the world. But Grandma, hurrying from far away, worried she wouldn't get to the birth in time.
This is the story of that special, perfect day when Grandma embraces her sweet hurrying child for the very first time. Master storyteller Jane Yolen and renowned illustrator Kay Chorao, both loving grandmas, have teamed up to create a warm read-aloud that children and their grandparents will want to share again and again.
Grandma hurried from far away just to meet a special baby for the very first time...
A master storyteller and a renowned illustrator team up to create a warm, read-aloud that can be shared over and over between grandmas and their wonderful grandbabies. Full color.
About the Author
is the award-winning author of more than two hundred books for children and adults, including How Do Dinosaurs Say Goodnight?,
illustrated by Mark Teague, and Hoptoad,
illustrated by Karen Lee Schmidt. She lives in Massachussetts.
KAY CHORAO has illustrated almost eighty well-loved children's books, including Whose House? by Barbara Seuling and her own The Baby's Lap Book. She lives with her family in New York City.