Synopses & Reviews
Every day, everywhere, babies are born. They're kissed and dressed and rocked and fed--and completely adored by the families who love them. With an irresistible rhyming text and delightfully endearing illustrations, here is an exuberant celebration of playing, sleeping, crawling, and of course, very noisy babies doing all the wonderful things babies do best.
[star] "Warm, funny, generous, this is a book that belongs in every library, and every lap."--The Horn Book
[star] "The text and pictures make beautiful music together, and like babies themselves, this composition is irresistible."--Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
[star] "Should be in every preschool collection."--School Library Journal (starred review)
"A joyful ode to the everyday miracle of babies."--The New York Times Book Review
A vibrant board book just right for babies everywhere!
About the Author
wrote this story to celebrate all the babies born every day and the joy they bring to everyone around them. She lives in San Francisco, California.
MARLA FRAZEE has illustrated many acclaimed picture books, including Hush, Little Baby: A Folk Song with Pictures, an ALA Notable Children's Book; Mrs. Biddlebox; and Roller Coaster, a Parents Magazine Best Book of the Year. She lives in Pasadena, California.
Marla Frazee on PowellsBooks.Blog
I’ve illustrated many books, but Little Brown
is the ninth book I’ve both written and illustrated. This is a big deal to me because I wanted to become an author-illustrator since before I started kindergarten. I say “before I started kindergarten” as if that was an easy process. I was a wreck about it and cried nearly every day leading up to it and all through the school year too...