Mommy, Mama, and Me

Mommy, Mama, and Me

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Overview

Mommy, Mama, and Me by Leslea Newman, Carol Thompson

One of the only original board books about gay parents! A perfect purchase for new parents, baby showers, and more!

Rhythmic text and illustrations with universal appeal show a toddler spending the day with its mommies. From hide-and-seek to dress-up, then bath time and a kiss goodnight, there's no limit to what a loving family can do together.

Shares the loving bond between same-sex parents and their children.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781582462639
Publisher: Random House Children's Books
Publication date: 12/09/2008
Pages: 20
Sales rank: 110,447
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 6.00(h) x 0.43(d)
Age Range: 3 - 7 Years

About the Author

LESLEA NEWMAN is the author of over fifty books, including Heather Has Two Mommies, the first children's book to portray lesbian families in a positive way. She lives in Northampton, Massachusetts.

CAROL THOMPSON has illustrated more than forty-five books for children, and is the recipient of the Mother Goose Award for Children's Book Illustration. She lives in Ashby de la Zouch, England.

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Mommy, Mama, and Me 4.2 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 5 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
the2ndmom More than 1 year ago
This is a great book. Our 3 year old son loves reading a book that has a "mommy" and a "mamma" like he does. It is very simple & easy for him to understand and he can "read" it on his own by the pictures. It is not at all preachy nor does it try to be too PC like some gay oriented books out there. There are unfortunatly only about 5 books on the market for a toddler/pre-school aged child about having two mothers. This one simply shows that kids that have 2 moms are the same as any other family. This is definatly in our top 2!
Bobby-Jo More than 1 year ago
This is an excellent book for babies and toddlers! We are a family of two mommies and a daughter. I feel that this book is a very good depiction (for a small child) of life with two mothers. The illustrations are colorful and hold the attention of my ten month old. It is not too wordy and the rhythm and rhyme of the text flows very nicely.
karlek2 More than 1 year ago
Newman has written a simple, yet important book for children about a family with two female parents. Our daughter relates to the tasks presented, the activities included and the love the parents give to their child. What a nice example!
Akimbo More than 1 year ago
One of the better books for gay families looking for a book that reflects their lives. The fact the family has two moms is incidental to the story which is about a family spending time together and having fun.