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It's Going to Be Perfect
by Nancy Carlson (Goodreads Author)
A mother and her young daughter reflect on the daughter's growing up, including her infancy, potty-training, first words, and starting school.
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published June 1st 1998 by Viking Juvenile
(first published 1998)
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May 24, 2011 Candice rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: Sophie - when she is older
A sweet book to read to children who are kindergarten age or above. About to become a mother, the narrator thinks how perfect life will be with a new baby. Although baby did not behave as she expected, mama was glad that she was here because baby showed her how beautiful 3:00 AM can be. Similarly, toddler was less than perfect but showed mama that speaking just one favorite word is sometimes better than whole sentences. And so it goes - every "imperfection" bringing delight to a loving mother. A ...more