The Wonderful Things You Will Be
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The Wonderful Things You Will Be

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Description

The New York Times bestseller that celebrates the dreams, acceptance, and love that parents have for their children . . . now and forever! From brave and bold to creative and clever, Emily Winfield Martin's rhythmic rhyme expresses all the loving things that parents think of when they look at their children. With beautiful, and sometimes humorous, illustrations, and a clever gatefold with kids in costumes, this is a book grown-ups will love reading over and over to kids--both young and old. A great gift for any occasion, but a special stand-out for baby showers, birthdays, and graduation. The Wonderful Things You Will Be has a loving and truthful message that will endure for lifetimes.show more

Product details

  • 0-5
  • Hardback | 36 pages
  • 246 x 251 x 10mm | 430g
  • Random House USA Inc
  • Random House Books for Young Readers
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Full colour
  • 0385376715
  • 9780385376716
  • 54

About Emily Martin

EMILY WINFIELD MARTIN sketches, paints, and stitches to create imaginary worlds and characters. She is the author/illustrator of The Black Apple's Paper Doll Primer. Her store, The Black Apple, has been featured in national publications and on TV shows, including the New York Times and The Martha Stewart Show. Emily lives among the giant fir trees of Portland, Oregon, with her fellow adventurer, Josiah, and their cat Miette. Visit her online at BlackApple.typepad.com or Etsy.com/shop/theblackapple.show more

Review quote

"Her children are so serious... and so unflappable... that they convey not just hope for the future, but a sense of manifest destiny." -- Publishers Weekly starred review "Sweet but not saccharine and singsong but not forced, Martin's text is one that will invite rereadings as it affirms parental wishes for children while admirably keeping child readers at its heart." --Kirkus starred reviewshow more

Rating details

1,502 ratings
4.3 out of 5 stars
5 52% (774)
4 31% (462)
3 15% (225)
2 3% (39)
1 0% (2)
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