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Following Papa's Song by Gianna Marino

Following Papa’s Song

  • Hardcover $16.99

    Apr 03, 2014 | 40 Pages | 3-5 years

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PRAISE FOR FOLLOWING PAPA’S SONG:

“…exuberant and gorgeous…” —Publishers Weeklystarred review

“…a heartwarming reminder of how children learn to trust and listen for papas’ songs in our lives.” —School Library Journalstarred review

“This beautifully executed book about the bond between father and child that can be as deep as the darkest sea and powerful enough to help navigate in times of trouble will resonate with readers both young and old.”  —Kirkusstarred review

“A gorgeous, comforting book that provides a lovely counterpoint to Marino’s Meet Me at the Moon (2012).” —Booklist


PRAISE FOR GIANNA’S FIRST BOOK, MEET ME AT THE MOON:
 
“Marino’s breathtaking panoramas make an already powerful story sing.” —Publishers Weeklystarred review
 
“The textured mixed-media art paired with the flowing text elevates this title above most missing-mama fare … Radiating warmth and comfort, this distinguished title strikes home.” —Kirkusstarred review
 
“Heartfelt and sincere, yet never cloying, this will work well one on one or in story hours.” —Booklist


PRAISE FOR GIANNA’S SECOND BOOK, TOO TALL HOUSES:

“The animals are full of heartfelt emotions, from anger and frustration to happy contentment…This story about friendship and togetherness contains a great lesson without being didactic or moralizing and should be welcome in most collections.” —School Library Journalstarred review

“The well-turned, dialogue-rich narrative complements the sunny visuals, making this an excellent choice for one-on-one or group read-alouds…Another winner for rising star Marino.”  —Kirkusstarred review

“…a story of friendship that youngsters can understand and relate to.” —Library Media Connection

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