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Some Things Change

3.68  ·  Rating Details ·  25 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
Cloudy days change to sunny Water changes to ice Ice changes to water

The world is filled with changes — some we can control and some we can’t. They just happen. Some changes are exciting. Some are surprising. And some changes can even be a little bit scary. But some things, like a mother’s love, are best because they never change at all.
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Hardcover, 32 pages
Published March 26th 2001 by HMH Books for Young Readers (first published 2000)
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Crystal Lough
Oct 25, 2011 Crystal Lough rated it really liked it
Some Things Change is a picture book. It is targeted for children in low primary grades and even preschool level. The book goes through a bunch of ways people and things can change. It shows changes such as, "Cloudy days change to sunny." I rated the book a 4 because I really enjoyed it. I think that children will enjoy the story just as much as the pictures. Although the story is interesting, the pictures are full and colorful. The font is child friendly and large. I think this book would defin ...more
Nov 10, 2015 Mary rated it really liked it
A bright and colorful picture book for preschool about "change" with examples like water becoming ice and a cloudy sky turning blue. Some are concrete while others like "mood" are more abstract, but the final picture with a parent penguin and child in a hug that states "Some things never change" makes this a comforting read aloud for young listeners.
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Children's author and illustrator Mary Murphy enchants even the youngest of readers with her bold style, combining eye-catching graphics and a bouncy text that seemingly jump off the pages.

Mary Murphy has an advanced diploma in Visual Communications and has written and illustrated a number of children's books, including her lift-the-flap, pull-the-tab book about friendship, ROXIE AND BO TOGETHER.
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