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Animal Babies

Branch Cecilton Branch

Created by Lisa Hanyok
  • Details about My Daddy and Me

    My Daddy and Me

    by Tina Macnaughton

    From award-winning illustrator, Tina Macnaughton, comes this tender declaration of love from a child for his Daddy. When Little Bear is with his Daddy, he is the fastest, tallest, happiest Little Bear in the whole world. Warm colors and a gentle rhyming text illustrate the special bond between this father and child. This beautiful book is the perfect gift for Father's Day. Look for My Mommy and Me, also by Tina Macnaughton, to complete the perfect set.…more

  • Details about Bunny Roo, I Love You

    Bunny Roo, I Love You

    Melissa Marr; Teagan White (Illustrator)

    A warm and tender welcome to the world! In a gorgeous picture book that's playfully sweet and visually captivating, New York Times bestselling author Melissa Marr and talented new illustrator Teagan White celebrate the many ways parents make their new babies feel at home. The world can seem like a big, bewildering place for new babies--fortunately, their mamas know just how to soothe and comfort them. Through enchanting scenes portraying all kinds of mama animals looking out for their little ……more

  • Details about The Very Best Daddy of All

    The Very Best Daddy of All

    by Marion Dane Bauer; illustrated by Leslie Wu

    From allof the daddies,tall or small,mine is the best,the very best... Some animal daddies comfort their babies or hold them tight, or face every danger for them. But the narrator of this loving picture book knows his daddy does all of that -- and more -- for him.In this sweet companion to the New York Times best-selling My Mother Is Mine, Marion Dane Bauer and Leslie Wu celebrate fathers. A Father's Day card is attached to the back of the book, but this is a book to share all year long. the ver……more

  • Details about Time to Say Goodnight

    Time to Say Goodnight

    Sally Lloyd-Jones; Jane Chapman (Illustrator)

    Hop, hop, hop! Cheep, cheep, cheep! Yes, even little animals have to go to sleep. When night falls, little fawns and little bears close their eyes under the watchful care of their mothers and fathers. Sally Lloyd-Jones's rhythmic text paired with Jane Chapman's depiction of a nighttime world settling down for slumber will make any reluctant sleepyhead want to curl into bed.…more

  • Details about All Kinds of Kisses

    All Kinds of Kisses

    by Nancy Tafuri

    There are all kinds of kisses... Cheep kisses. Moo kisses. Maaa kisses. Coo kisses... But the best kiss of all... Is Mommy's kiss goodnight. Sweet dreams, little one! Mommies and babies aren't the only ones who enjoy sharing kisses. All throughout the farm, animal families snuggle up with their little ones, offering them warmth and love. Following a mama bird on her journey back to the nest to give her own baby some special cuddles, Nancy Tafuri uses beautiful, inviting illustration to share how……more

  • Details about Mommy Loves Her Baby/Daddy Loves His Baby

    Mommy Loves Her Baby/Daddy Loves His Baby

    Tara Jaye Morrow; Tiphanie Beeke (Illustrator)

    How much does Mommy love her baby? As much as monkeys love bananas and eagles love to soar! And how much does Daddy love his baby? Flip this book and you'll see: as much as bunnies love to bounce and birdies love to sing! In fact, Mommy and Daddy love their baby just as fast, high, and loud as anything can be. Tara Jaye Morrow's charming two-in-one book is matched perfectly with Tiphanie Beeke's delightful illustrations.…more

  • Details about Where's My Mommy?

    Where's My Mommy?

    Carol Roth; Sean Julian (Illustrator)

    When sleepy little kitty wakes from her nap, she can't find her mommy. She asks the barn animals for help. Her new friends are happy to help. "Moo!" says the calf. "Oink!" sys the pig. "Quack!" says the duck. After all, that's how they call their mommies. Poor little kitty's mommy is nowhere to be found...until kitty tries one more thing.…more

  • Details about Carry me!: animal babies on the move

    Carry me!: animal babies on the move

    written and illustrated by Susan Stockdale

    Animal parents carry their young in many different ways. Some tote babies on their backs. Others dangle them from their mouths or prop them on their shoulders. In straightforward language and bright, colorful pictures, author-illustrator Susan Stockdale shows young children how animals around the world transport their young. From kangaroos carrying babies in pouches in the Australian outback to penguin babies perched on their parents' feet in the frozen Antarctic, Stockdale places each animal fa……more

  • Details about Just Like My Papa

    Just Like My Papa

    Toni Buzzeo; Mike Wohnoutka (Illustrator)

    Kito wants to be just like his papa, the protector of the pride. Throughout a day and night on the savanna, the cub imitates the way his father roars, swings his tail, shakes his head, and pounces. Kito may be too little to catch a wildebeest, but he is brave enough to succeed in his own hunt. Someday he will be King, just like Papa. With its rhythmic text, dramatic moments on the African plain, and playful times for cub and papa, this book will make a perfect read-aloud for family sharing.…more

  • Details about Stay Close to Mama

    Stay Close to Mama

    Toni Buzzeo; Mike Wohnoutka (Illustrator)

    In the wide, shining world there is so much to see, and Twiga is curious. But Twiga's tall, tall Mama wants her baby to stay close, stay safe from the dangers that lurk near each irresistible sweet smell and sparkling sight that Twiga finds. With lyrical text and enchanting illustrations, this story of a mother's love will soothe and delight readers of all ages.…more

  • Details about Where Is My Mommy?

    Where Is My Mommy?

    Julie Downing (Illustrator)

    Every child who has ever wondered why Mommy isn't right nearby all the time will be amused and comforted by Julie Downing's captivating new picture book. You will have fun with "Where Is My Mommy? Reading it aloud will quickly become like a favorite game of peekaboo as your child begins to anticipate each reassuring answer and greets again young animal friends.…more