Birthday Cake by Dan Yaccarino


Birthday Cake by Dan Yaccarino

Birthday Cake is a book about sharing and how wonderful it feels to give and not only receive - perfect for kids who have trouble thinking of others. Parents and kids know Dan Yaccarino from his prodigious career in children's entertainment, which includes over three dozen books and three hit television shows: Oswald, The Backyardigans and the Emmy winning Willa's Wild Like. Now the ALA and Parent's Choice Award winning author and illustrator has created three brand new board books perfect to get every preschool kids ready for preschool. Meet Bink, Glub-Glub and Clyde - three friends and residents of Happyland. Each book in the series follows their adventures and illustrates one of three key emotional concepts - worry, gratitude and sharing to help children with their social and emotional development and ready them for preschool. They are the perfect parables: engaging, entertaining and never smug or sanctimonious.


Yaccarino makes smart use of his limited text his wordless spreads say quite a bit about his characters feelings and his clean, brightly colored cartooning and lightly delivered message will make readers want to spend more time with this trio. Publishers Weekly, starred review

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22 pages


Dan Yaccarino
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Publication date

24th August 2016



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Workman Publishing is an imprint of Workman


Workman Publishing Company, a medium-sized independent publisher, is the creator of award-winning calendars, cookbooks, parenting/pregnancy guides, and fun, educational children’s titles.

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