It's Only Ink! Who Are You, Baby Kangaroo?

It's Only Ink!
Who Are You, Baby Kangaroo?

All children enjoy learning about animals, particularly baby animals. In "Who Are You, Baby Kangaroo?" one curious little puppy wants to know what these baby animals are called, so he travels all over the world to ask all the baby animals he meets.
Clare Beaton is a remarkable stitcher. Her appliques of felt, buttons, and beads create a whimsical feel to this fantastic book for little ones. The love of this design is evident in "Who Are You, Baby Kangaroo?" with her full-bleed, double-page spreads. Absolutely beautiful!
As with all Beaton/Blackstone books, the stitch-work brightens the rollicking, rhyming text and brings the comical characters to life.
Readers learn the names of baby animals from penguin chicks to piglets to moose calves to wolf cubs.
In the back of the book are notes on each of the animals in the story.
Set your curious child's mind at ease and help them learn baby animal names by getting "Who Are You, Baby Kangaroo?" today.
Preschool and kindergarten teachers can easily incorporate this adorable book into lesson plans by getting the children involved in recognizing animals and animal sounds. Perfect for reading out loud.
Barefoot Books celebrates art and story that opens the hearts and minds of children from all walks of life, inspiring them to read deeper, search further, and explore their own creative gifts. Taking their inspiration from many different cultures, they focus on themes that encourage independence of spirit, enthusiasm for learning, and sharing of the world's diversity. Interactive, playful and beautiful, their products combine the best of the present with the best of the past to educate children as the caretakers of tomorrow.

Who Are You, Baby Kangaroo by Stella Blackstone
Illustrated by Clare Beaton
Published by Barefoot Books, www.barefootbooks.com
Release: 2008
ISBN-10: 184148217X
ISBN-13: 978-1841482170
Format: Board Book
Ages: 4-8
Pages: 32
Price: $6.99

Jennifer LB Leese is a writer from Maryland who writes children's picture books, young adult novels, and paranormal fiction. Visit her online at: www.geocities.com/ladyjiraff