"Clever and full of fun."--Booklist
|Publisher:||Penguin Young Readers Group|
|Product dimensions:||8.28(w) x 10.78(h) x 0.14(d)|
|Age Range:||3 - 8 Years|
About the Author
Diane Goode says, "In this book I wanted to capture the feeling that there's a wonderful world waiting right around the corner. Since winning the Caldecott Honor for When I Was Young in the Mountains by Cynthia Rylant at the start of her career, Diane Goode has written and illustrated such lovely picture books as Mama's Perfect Present and Thanksgiving is Here! Her son, Peter, to whom this book is dedicated, is now grown. The talented author-illustrator lives in Watch-ung, New Jersey, with her husband and their yellow Lab.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Siblings, brother and sister with their dog, go to find their Mama the perfect gift. Every time they think they may have found the perfect gift, their dog is causing a ruckus. They decide to paint their Mama a picture which includes a little bit of everything they encountered that day.