Everybody's Somewhere by Cornelia Maude SpelmanEverybody's Somewhere by Cornelia Maude Spelman

Everybody's Somewhere

byCornelia Maude Spelman

Hardcover | October 17, 2017

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Selected for Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People 2018 by NCSS-CBC, a cooperative project of the National Council for the Social Studies and the Children's Book Council

Everybody's somewhere, where are you?
I'm right here, I'm somebody, too.
Some are in the country, some are in the town.
Everybody's somewhere, up or down.

Everybody—moms, dads, grandpas, grandmas, friends, and people you've never met—is somewhere in the world, doing something right now, even if you can't see them.

Everybody's Somewhereis a fun, colorful introduction to theidea that everyone you've met, or haven't met, is somewhere. Written perfectly foryoung minds that might not fully comprehendhow big the world is, or the number of people on it, this fun children's book will plant the seeds of the ideas in their minds.

With itsplayful poetry,bouncy rhymes,Everybody's Somewhereasks children toexpand their perspective, and follows-up with fun illustrations. Award-winning author Cornelia Maude Spelman invites children toimagine other peoplein other places doing different things, to be delighted by new ideas, and to be reassured that everyone is important andsharing the same world.
Cornelia Maude Spelmanremembers a book she loved as a child that taught her about seeing things from different perspectives. The book's illustrations showed a cow from the point of view of other farm animals who were of different sizes and heights, and stood at shorter or longer distances from the cow. Each animal's image of “cow was u...
Title:Everybody's SomewhereFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:32 pages, 11.38 × 9 × 0.5 inShipping dimensions:11.38 × 9 × 0.5 inPublished:October 17, 2017Publisher:Walter Foster JrLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1633223841

ISBN - 13:9781633223844

Appropriate for ages: 4


Editorial Reviews

"an altogether comforting package."
- Kirkus Reviews