Bright Brown baby : a treasury
|Format:||Print Book 2021|
|Availability:||Available at 31 Libraries 34 of 41 copies|
Brown baby, born bright.
Greet the world. Spread your light.
Sparkling eyes blink hello.
Bright brown baby, you will GO!
Cuddle up with your little one, read aloud, and REPEAT: This gorgeous picture book treasury is sure to become your favorite storytime anthem. Dive into these five beautiful poems that celebrate the tender, cozy, early days between parent and child, and the exuberant joy of watching a brand-new life take shape. Warm, winsome, and welcoming illustrations from Caldecott Honor and Coretta Scott King Award-winning illustrator Brian Pinkney exude joy and love on every page. Bouncing, rhythmic text from New York Times bestselling author Andrea Davis Pinkney rolls off the tongue and begs to be read aloud, in these poems that include "Count to Love," "Hey, Baby Girl!," and "Baby Boy, You are a Star."
A celebration of Black and brown joy, babies, and families, this beautiful picture book treasury is the perfect gift item, bookshelf staple, and long-lasting classic in the making. Just right for new and expectant parents, baby showers, birthdays, graduations, and more, this book is sure to be treasured for years to come.
And if you're looking for a board book edition for baby? Each poem will also be released as a separate board book edition, with Count to Love out now!
ContentsBright Brown baby
Count to love
Baby boy, you are a star!
Hey, baby girl!
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African American infants
-- Juvenile fiction.
Parent and child -- Juvenile fiction.
African Americans -- Fiction.
Babies -- Fiction.
Parent and child -- Fiction.
Stories in rhyme.
|Publisher|| New York :Orchard Books,2021
Pinkney, J. Brian,
Five brief rhyming vignettes celebrate the tender, cozy, early days between parent and child, and the exuberant joy of watching brand-new Black and Brown lives take shape.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm