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Welcome, Precious
By Bryan Collier (illustrator) and Nikki Grimes
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Orchard Books
Publication date September 1, 2006
Pages 32
Binding School and Library
Edition 1
Book category Easy Fiction
ISBN-13 9780439557023
ISBN-10 043955702X
Dimensions 0.25 by 10.25 by 10.25 in.
Weight 1 lbs.
Original list price $17.99
Other format details juvenile
Summaries and Reviews
Enhanced with detailed watercolors and poetic text, a sweet celebration of life captures a joyous family happily greeting their new addition and welcoming the newborn into the world. description: Product Description:
Literary award winners Nikki Grimes and Bryan Collier celebrate life, love, and family with this gorgeous new picture book.

"Welcome, Precious. Welcome to the warm circle of your daddy's arms, the slippery kisses of your giddy grandmother, and the cool tickle of Mommy's nose rubbing against your belly button."

Lulling, poetic text and captivating illustrations welcome a new baby to the wonders of the world, from peanut butter to moonlight. A perfect gift for expecting parents, big brothers- and sisters-to-be, or anyone who wishes to remember life's first magical moments.

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Board book edition from Orchard Books (September 1, 2008)
9780545046350 | details & prices | 28 pages | 6.50 × 6.50 × 1.00 in. | Rec. grade levels Preschool | 0.78 lbs | List price $6.99
About: Literary award-winners Nikki Grimes and Bryan Collier's celebration of life, love, and family: now in a board book for the smallest hands to share.
School and Library
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1 edition from Orchard Books (September 1, 2006)
9780439557023 | details & prices | 32 pages | 10.25 × 10.25 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels Preschool | 1.00 lbs | List price $17.99
About: Illustrations and text welcome a new baby to some of life's delights, from 'the glistening mystery of soap bubbles' to 'the swish of leaves in the breeze.

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