As seen in Neonatology Today!

 

This beautiful collaboration between a children’s librarian and an NBA- player-turned-watercolor-artist introduces the most natural and loving act—mothers nursing their young. Winner of a Parents’ Favorite Products Award, the book’s luminous illustrations and lyrical, bilingual (English/ Spanish) text give children a glimpse into the worlds of 13 different mammal babies. Compelling childhood facts also broaden the reader’s knowledge about each animal.

 

The book’s overarching theme of breastfeeding inspires conversations about parenting, biology, habitats, survival, and more, making this book an engaging choice for young children as well as elementary school readers.

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Esta hermosa colaboración entre una bibliotecaria del área infantil

y un jugador de la NBA que se volvió acuarelistapresenta el acto más natural y amoroso: el amamantamiento de las madres a sus críos. Ganador del Premio Productos Favoritos de los  Padres, las luminosas ilustraciones y el lírico texto bilingüe (Inglés/ Español)

de este libro dan a los niños un vistazo a los mundos de 13 diferentes criaturas mamíferas. Cautivadoreshechos sobre su infanciaamplían también el conocimiento del joven lector acerca de cada animal.

 

La lactancia como tema central del libro motiva conversaciones acerca de la paternidad, la biología, los espacios naturales, la supervivencia y demás temas afines, haciendo de este libro una opción entrañable tanto para los infantes como para lectores en la escuela primaria.

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As seen in Kirkus Reviews: This bilingual (English/Spanish) book showcases different baby mammals all sharing one common trait: They are all nursing from their mothers. In rhyming English text accompanied by its Spanish counterpart, readers are introduced to 13 different nursing mammals. The illustrations are done in watercolor, the inherent gentleness and warmth of the media making it an ideal complement to the text... Older children will enjoy the extra information that can be found about each animal at the end ... A sweet book...

 

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Contact Martha@PlatypusMedia.com for more information or to place a bulk order.

 

A portion of all sales of this book will be donated to La Leche League International

 

Read a blog post by the author here

Babies Nurse / Así se alimentan los bebés

$9.95Price
Binding
  • Product type Paperback, Hardback, or eBook (full color)
    Pages 32
    ISBN

    Paperback: 978-1-930775-72-5

    Hardback: 978-1-930775-73-2

    eBook: 978-1-930775-40-4

    Dimensions 10 7/8" x 8 3/8"
    Age Range 4-7
    Grade Range preschool-2nd grade

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