An adorable lift-the-flap book that works on a number of levels. The soothing verse follows a year in the life of a newborn,...

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BABY BORN

An adorable lift-the-flap book that works on a number of levels. The soothing verse follows a year in the life of a newborn, from birth to crawling and teething to first words and first steps, while the illustrations highlight the seasons of the year. The simple, gentle rhymes are perfect to read aloud; the patterns of the detailed illustrations include a patchwork of textures and a tumble of babies of every shade: brown, pink, tan, orange, beige. The flaps add an interactive element, revealing fun surprises. Such a sturdy, well-considered board book will please both parents and children.

Pub Date: Sept. 1, 1998

ISBN: 1880000954

Page Count: 16

Publisher: Lee & Low

Review Posted Online: N/A

Kirkus Reviews Issue: Aug. 1, 1998