Hardcover

$13.97 $14.95 Save 7% Current price is $13.97, Original price is $14.95. You Save 7%.
View All Available Formats & Editions
Eligible for FREE SHIPPING
  • Want it by Thursday, October 25?   Order by 12:00 PM Eastern and choose Expedited Shipping at checkout.

Overview

Little Chick and Mommy Cat by Marta Zafrilla, Nora Hilb


Winner at the 2012 Moonbeam Children's Book Awards

It’s true that most little chicks have mothers who are hens, puppies have fathers who are dogs, elephants have elephant families, and ants have little baby ants, but then there are families who are different. Like mine! It’s great being different! I’m a chick, and my mommy is a cat. And I think it’s amazing! My mommy’s got lovely soft fur, whiskers that tickle me, and a long, beautiful tail. What more could I ask for? Would you like to hear my story?

A story that explores diversity and adoption in a fun way, raising awareness of how every child is entitled to a family based on love.

“An excellent piece of bibliotherapy for adopted children. The bright, colored-pencil illustrations of pudgy chicks and cats add exuberance to the simply and wryly told tale.”–Kirkus Reviews

Guided Reading Level: M, Lexile Level: 850L

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9788415241966
Publisher: Cuento de Luz
Publication date: 08/01/2012
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 799,498
Product dimensions: 9.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile: AD850L (what's this?)
Age Range: 5 - 7 Years

About the Author


Marta Zafrilla is a teacher and an award-winning author and poet. She has published several collections of poetry in Spain and been included in multiple anthologies. Her poems and book reviews have appeared in cultural publications and she has held various jobs with advertising agencies and publishers.

The award-winning illustrator Nora Hilb was born and works in Buenos Aires, Argentina. During the 80'ies, she was jailed for four years for political reasons by the dictatorship at the time.

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews