IN TICKLY-TOE GRASS a buttercup offers up yellow nose kisses.
The simple delights in baby’s natural world—a bird, a fish, a leaf, a snowflake, a raindrop—are celebrated in the traditional Japanese poetic form, the haiku. In just 17 syllables, a moment, a season, the elements are joyfully captured. This peaceful little board book has tabs to encourage little hands to turn the pages and adorable artwork to delight everyone!
Beginning with Books “Best Books for Babies” listWINNER 2009
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About Betsy E. Snyder
BETSY E. SNYDER is a seasoned illustrator-designer of children’s greeting cards in addition to writing and illustrating children’s books. Her work has been recognized with the Please Touch Museum’s 23rd Annual Book Award, a Silver Addy Award (Cleveland—2006), and has… More about Betsy E. Snyder
Published by Random House Books for Young Readers May 27, 2008| 14 Pages| 6 x 6| Baby-3| ISBN 9780375843952