The Best Father of Allby Peter Horn, J. Alison James (Translator), Cristina Kadmon (Illustrator)
Father relates some of the many things different fathers do for their children - chirping encouragement as they learn to fly, setting up croaking concerts to showcase their talents - and lets Sebastian guess just
"I feel so safe when I'm with you," Sebastian the little turtle tells his father. "Yes," said his father. "That's what a father does - he keeps you safe."
Father relates some of the many things different fathers do for their children - chirping encouragement as they learn to fly, setting up croaking concerts to showcase their talents - and lets Sebastian guess just what animal father is being described. In the end, Sebastian, like children everywhere, decides his own loving father is the very best father of all!
This sequel to When I Grow Up...which Booklist described as "a story...that celebrates the special bond between father and son," reaffirms that loving bond in a sweet and entertaining way.
- North-South Books, Inc.
- Publication date:
- Edition description:
- Library Edition
- Product dimensions:
- 8.70(w) x 11.54(h) x 0.34(d)
- Age Range:
- 5 - 6 Years
Meet the Author
Horn, a schoolteacher, studied English language and literature in Vienna, and received a master's degree in 1987.
Peter Horn was born in Krems, Austria. A schoolteacher, he has articles on literature and film. He and Cristina Kadmon collaborated on one When I Grow Up . . . featuring the little turtle Sebastian and his father.
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