How Mama Brought the Spring

How Mama Brought the Spring

3.74 (62 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author) 

List price: US$16.99

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks

Description

One wintry morning, Mama tells Rosy a wondrous story about her own mama, Grandma Beatrice, who could bring spring to cold, cold Minsk by making magic in the kitchen. Together, mother and daughter mix batter and sing a song. Then the batter goes into the pan?pour, " swirl, swizzle, FLIP!" Soon Papa comes in from the cold and the family shares a special treat. (Hint: A recipe for blintzes is included!) In this delightfully cozy tale, Holly Berry's stunning illustrations evoke charming folk traditions and the warm magic made in Mama's kitchen.show more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Hardback | 32 pages
  • 215.9 x 281.94 x 12.7mm | 385.55g
  • Dutton Books
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • Illustrations, color
  • 0525420274
  • 9780525420279
  • 1,682,494

About Fran Manushkin

Fran Manushkin has an award-winning list of children's books to her credit. She makes blintzes in her kitchen in New York City. Holly Berry's gorgeous illustrations have brought many picture books to life. She lives in Waldoboro, Maine.show more

Rating details

62 ratings
3.74 out of 5 stars
5 24% (15)
4 32% (20)
3 39% (24)
2 3% (2)
1 2% (1)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X