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Dazzling in its simplicity, exuberant in its palette, Sara Anderson's landmark board book still bursts with a freshness and energy twenty years after it was first published.It's unique graduated page design encourages the youngest child to discover the joy of counting, to see the pages grow in size as the numbers increase. Numbers shows a clarity and assurance perhaps remi ...more
Board Book, 22 pages
Published July 12th 2007 by Handprint Books (first published August 15th 1988)
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Sonya Feher
We liked Colors so much that I was psyched to find Numbers just as we've started counting things and trying to teach our two-year-old numbers. So far, he loves tapping out nine tomatoes, or putting his nose very close to the book as he looks at one beautifully colored chicken with one quiet egg. There are so many numbers book out there, but this is one of my favorites. It's simple, colorful, and functions as more than just a concept book. We make up stories looking at the five windows, drive alo ...more
The colorful, different sized pages are fun to turn, and the high contrast paper-cut illustrations are fun to look at.
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