On the Day You Were Born

Category: Book
By (author): Frasier, Debra
Subject:  JUVENILE FICTION / Concepts / General
  JUVENILE FICTION / Nature & the Natural World / General (see also headings unde
  JUVENILE NONFICTION / Family / New Baby
  JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / General (see also headings under Animals
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Published: September 2006
Format: Book-flexboard
Pages: 24
Size: 6.80in x 8.73in x 0.72in
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Additional Notes

From The Publisher*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. 'A book filled with reverence for the natural order of the world and the place of the individual in it.' - School Library Journal
From The Publisher*A fresh redesign of a twenty-year bestselling favorite about the wonders of nature, gravity, tides, and migration, as well as the preciousness of life-the perfect gift for baby showers, and expecting parents.
Review Quote*"A book filled with reverence for the natural order of the world and the place of the individual in it." (School Library Journal, starred review)
Review Quote*"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+" (Entertainment Weekly)
Biographical NoteDEBRA FRASIER'Sdebut picture book, On the Day You Were Born, has become a perennial classic for welcoming new babies and celebrating families. Her other books include Miss Alaineus: A Vocabulary Disaster, A Birthday Cake is No Ordinary Cake, The Incredible Water Show , and Out of the Ocean . She was born and raised on the Atlantic coast of Florida and now lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota. www.debrafrasier.com "