15 Things Not to Do with a Baby (Hardcover)

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Description


Congratulations! You now have a baby in your family. Follow our top tips and you'll all be very happy. Don't lend your baby to a kangaroo, plant your baby in the garden, or take to school with you - and definitely don't send your baby to play with an elephant!

DO cuddle your baby, read to your baby, sing to your baby and give your baby lots and lots of love.

About the Author


MARGARET McALLISTER is and award-winning author who comes from the north-east of England. Before writing full-time she taught drama and dance, cleaned churches and worked in a retreat house. She is married to Tony and has three grown-up children. She is the author of 15 Things Not to Do with a Baby, 15 Things Not to Do with a Granny and 15 Things Not to Do with a Puppy.
HOLLY STERLING was born in Dublin and grew up in southern England. She studied Illustration and Design at the University of Sunderland, and is currently studying for an MFA in Illustration at Edinburgh College of Art. She was Highly Commended for the Macmillan Illustration Prize in 2013, and winner of the Seven Stories/Frances Lincoln Illustration Competition in 2012. Holly also competes for her country in karate; she is a double National Champion and Gold and Bronze medallist from the WSKA World Championships. She lives near Sunderland. She is the illustrator of 15 Things Not to Do with a Baby, 15 Things Not to Do with a Granny, 15 Things Not to Do with a Puppy and the author/ illustrator of Hiccups.

Praise For…


"With vibrant child-friendly illustrations and a laugh-aloud story, this clever book is just the book to share with age three and upwards."



Book Of The Week

"Here is an artist who, like Sarah Garland, is portraying a recognisable family with a freshness that is immediately attractive. The topic may not be new but the presentation is lively and engaging and establishes Sterling as an illustrator to watch."

"A perfect gift for an older sibling with a new baby in the family."

"This is not only perfect for new parents or those children new to being a sibling, it is also a fun, funny picture book that everyone will love for its great pictures and warm text."

Books We Like

"Frances Lincoln ensure cultural diversity is represented so these illustrations present a mixed race family. The style is fresh and young with beautiful colours and some lovely silly scenes"

"With vibrant child-friendly illustrations and a laugh-aloud story, this clever book is just the book to share with age three and upwards."

Selected as one of the 12 best Children's books of 2015

"A humorous take on the conflicting emotions that younger siblings can inspire."



Selected as one of the 12 best Children's books of 2015

"A humorous take on the conflicting emotions that younger siblings can inspire."



Book Of The Week

"Here is an artist who, like Sarah Garland, is portraying a recognisable family with a freshness that is immediately attractive. The topic may not be new but the presentation is lively and engaging and establishes Sterling as an illustrator to watch."



Product Details
ISBN: 9781847805065
ISBN-10: 184780506X
Publisher: Frances Lincoln Children's Books
Publication Date: March 15th, 2015
Pages: 32
Language: English
Series: 15 Things Not To Do