On the Day You Were Born by Margaret Wild
  

Synopsis

On the Day You Were Born by Margaret Wild

'My daddy said, On the day you were born, I wrapped you up warm and took you for a walk to see the world ...'My daddy said, On the day you were born, I put you back in your mother's arms, and that night we were the world.'A celebration of the glories of existence, the world seen afresh on the birth of a new baby.

Reviews

A proud a loving father shares a series of celebratory sentiments in this nicely illustrated picture book. Bookloons.com

About the Author

Margaret Wild

Margaret Wild is one of Australia's most prolific and courageous authors, unafraid to tackle difficult subjects, such as death, old age and social deprivation with both sensitivity and openness. Her heart-warming, moving picture books have been acclaimed both in Australia and overseas.

In 1996, The Midnight Gang, a whimsical, joyous picture book about the night prowlings of a group of toddlers, was published by Omnibus Books. It was short-listed for the 1997 Children's Book Council of Australia Picture Book of the Year Award.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
24 pages
Interest Age: From 2

Author

Margaret Wild
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Publisher

Allen & Unwin Children's Books an imprint of Allen & Unwin

Publication date

27th May 2013

ISBN

9781741147544


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