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Product Type: Books
Age: Infants

 


2009 Award
Find the Frog
(Manhattan Toy $18 Score:)

A cute fabric book with interesting textures for touchy-feelie explorations and peek-a-boo discoveries hidden behind a pull down satiny lily pad, green felt grass, grey cotton “rock,  green satin leaf, blue shimmery “water” and colorful butterfly wings. There’s lots to talk about, touch and find in this little book for lapsitters.

 

Age: Infants, Toddlers. Award Year: 2009. Click here to purchase the product on Amazon.com.

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2009 Award
Mommy & Daddy Hugs & Kisses
(by Anne Gutman and Georg Hallensleben, Chronicle $19.99 Score:)

A cute set of board books about babies and their parents. Each book shows animal pairs and ends with baby and Mommy or Daddy. Not much story here, but the art is charming and the concepts are warm and fuzzy. The box is designed so that you can put photos of the little one’s parents on each side of the box…a little extra touch. 1 & up.

 

Age: Infants, Toddlers. Award Year: 2009. Click here to purchase the product on Amazon.com.

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2009 Awards
Rock & Roll Colors
(by Salina Yoon, Scholastic $7.99 Score:)

An oblong cardboard book with thick pages that allow a color disk to slide from one side of the page to another, coloring the two objects pictures. So on the red page it slides from a strawberry to a ladybug. This is novelty book that does not include orange, brown or black. That said, this is a fun book for developing color awareness, knowing and naming and sheer fun in making something happen. 9 months & up.

Age: Infants, Toddlers. Award Year: 2009.

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2009 Awards
Amazing Baby: Baby, Boo!
(Emma Dodd, Silver Dolphin Books $12.95 Score:)

Share this big cardboard book with baby while you are both sitting or stretched out on the floor. It’s a wonderful collection of baby photos that will bring smiles of recognition to your own baby. Each two page spread features a few words that describe the action with a big photograph on the facing page to match.  Try making some of these faces yourself as you read the words and look at the photos together. This ends with a mirror so baby can see your favorite little face!

Age: Infants, Toddlers. Award Year: 2009. Click here to purchase the product on Amazon.com.

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2009 Award
Carry Me
(by Rena D. Grossman, Star Bright Books $6.95 Score:)

Babies all over the world are carried about. Told in simple verse this catalogs with handsome color photos parents and babies being carried in blankets, baskets, and backpacks, among others. A glossary shows the countries and photos from the book. Though the geography is well beyond the intended audience this is a beautiful multicultural book that is printed on sturdy cardboard stock that little children can enjoy independently once you have shared it with them.  Babies do love looking at other babies and these are exceptionally colorful photographs and lovely to look at!

 

Age: Infants, Toddlers. Award Year: 2009. Click here to purchase the product on Amazon.com.

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2001 Awards
Mama Mama
((by Jean Marzollo/illus. by Laura Regan), HarperCollins $5.95 Score:)

Small gentle verses about how mothers care for their young accompany the painterly portraits of mother and baby koalas, lions, leopards, chimps, elephants, and seals. Also charming, Papa, Papa. 1 & up.

Age: Infants, Toddlers. Award Year: 2001.

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2001 Award
Baby Food
(by Margaret Miller , Simon & Schuster $5.99 Score:) Miller's inviting yummy photos of babies eating are a good starting point for knowing and naming such things as a banana, spoon, and cracker. 6 mos. & up.

Age: Infants,Toddlers. Award Year: 2001.

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2001 Awards
Baby's Peek-a-Boo Book
(Sassy $5.99 Score:) There's a single familiar item to discover under each lift-up vinyl page. Sturdy enough for tiny hands and a final peek-a-boo reflects baby's face in a safety mirror. Toy stores.

Age: Infants. Award Year: 2001.

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Awards
Clap Hands
(by Helen Oxenbury, Simon & Schuster $6.99 Score:) Babies love books about babies doing the things that babies do. That's what has made this a classic. Reissued, as a boardbook, this favorite has a small rhythmic text and adorable babies.

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2000 Awards
Baby Story
(Chimeric $29.95 Score:) Create your own story about your baby with favorite photos and captions. Decorate the pages with over 100 stickers, choose color, and the book will be returned professionally typeset and bound. Kit price includes one copy, but you can order additional copies. A great shower present.

Age: Infants,Toddlers. Award Year: 2000.

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