Synopses & Reviews
Every birth is a miraculous event on our wondrous planet. Parents, family, and friends can now welcome new babies with this loving gift set. A hardcover edition of the bestselling On the Day You Were Born
is paired with a soft, pure-cotton--and very
cozy--welcoming blanket that has been custom-designed by Debra Frasier with art inspired by the book.
A perfect gift for every newborn--or for anyone with a special baby to love.
Welcoming blanket: 100% cotton, 30" x 40". For best results, hand or machine wash warm, gentle cycle.
and#8220;A book filled with reverence for the natural order of the world and the place of the individual in it.and#8221;
and#8212;School Library Journal
"Reading this picture book aloud to a child, even the most jaded among us may feel again the sheer miracle of our human existence. A+"
In simple words and radiant collages, Debra Frasier celebrates the natural miracles of the earth and extends an exuberant welcome to each member of our human family. Accompanied by a detailed glossary explaining such natural phenomena as gravity, tides, and migration, this is an unforgettable book. and#8220;A book filled with reverence for the natural order of the world and the place of the individual in it.and#8221;--School Library Journal
Come across our round planet as the moon pulls, the tides rise, the rain falls, and then a baby is born. Readers are invited to join in Frasier's celebration of our natural world as she extends a loving welcome to each member of our human family. Full color.
A fresh redesign of a twenty-year bestselling favorite about the wonders of nature, gravity, tides, and migration, as well as the preciousness of lifeand#8212;the perfect gift for baby showers, and expecting parents.
A perennial best-selling favorite about the wonders of nature, gravity, tides, and migration, as well as the welcome of a new baby. This edition now includes a fresh redesign; a CD with a reading by the author and an original musical composition; and additional content that offers creative ways for families to celebrate their childand#8217;s arrival. The perfect gift for baby showers and expectant parents.
A newly designed book and CD of a beloved classic. Debra Frasierand#8217;s simple words and radiant collages celebrate the earth and extend an exuberant welcome to each member of our human family. Accompanied by a glossary explaining such natural phenomena as gravity, tides, and migration, On the Day You Were Born affirms the special place each child holds in the world. This luminous new edition includes a note from the author, a refreshed design, and a musical CD with a reading of the story.
Debra Frasier's On the Day You Were Born
has been loved by more than a million families since its publication ten years ago. Now parents can extend the celebration of their child's birth with this easy-to-use photo journal inspired by that modern classic. By simply adding eight photographs, a few details--and a lot of love--they can create a wonderful book to read with their child about their first day together.
The modern classic On the Day You Were Born is now available with a musical CD.
Debra Frasier's modern classic On the Day You Were Born
has been welcoming babies into the world for more than a decade--and has sold over a million copies. Now this favorite hardcover book comes to life with a musical CD featuring an original composition by Matthew Smith to accompany the author's moving narration.
The spinning earth, the glowing moon, the rising tides--each natural wonder appears in an evocative instrumental arrangement that makes for a moving and memorable gift, perfect to celebrate the arrival of every new baby.
A warm, gentle welcome for newborns everywhere
About the Author
is the author and illustrator of other award-winning picture books, including Out of the Ocean
, winner of the Southeast Booksellers Association Children's Book Award, and Miss Alaineus: A Vocabulary Disaster
, an IRA Teachers' Choice and an IRA-CBC Children's Choice. She lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and Vero Beach, Florida.