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Be a Baby

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Babies are fascinated with other babies. They can spend hours looking at images of creatures like themselves. In this delightful book, little ones find an enchanting baby with whom they can identify in all their moods — happy, sad, crying, sleepy, and even asleep. Award-winning author Sarah Withrow's irrestible text is a joy for parents to read and sure to lull babies into ...more
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published August 28th 2007 by Groundwood Books (first published 2007)
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Aug 07, 2013 rated it it was ok
This book is mildly terrifying to babies. And youth librarians.

According to the publisher, "This new lullaby for the very young is destined to become a picture-book classic."

According to Jason Slayton, It is destined to be weeded.
Laura Gibbs
Sep 13, 2009 rated it really liked it
This book was the sweetest of all summarized. Although it’s longer than most, when it’s read to infants, I think it would be really beneficial to them because it provides things that are said and pictures that infants could relate to—especially once babies start to see and realize other babies around them. The book is about the things that babies can do—but in a sweeter, motherly way. It has an imaginative twist on it, and the author writes to do things like “Be a dancing flower, be a tired tree ...more
Feb 27, 2009 rated it really liked it
"Be a bowl of pudding and I'll eat you with a spoon" I used that line on my bf
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I write in the morning before I go to work. I am not so far out of sleep then, and am able to wander easily from one dreamland to another. I often feel like I am playing an instrument when I type, as though my fingers are choosing the words. My favourite key is the delete key. I think the best writing comes out of being able to discern and blend the best 'fresh' passages with the best 'considered' ...more
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