On the Day You Were Born: Book & Cd by Debra FrasierOn the Day You Were Born: Book & Cd by Debra Frasier

On the Day You Were Born: Book & Cd

byDebra Frasier

Hardcover | March 20, 2012

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"Reading this picture book aloud to a child, even the most jaded among us may feel again the sheer miracle of our human existence. A+. "&nbsp - Entertainment Weekly &nbspIn simple words and radiant collages, Debra Frasier celebrates the earth and extends an exuberant welcome to each member of our human family. Accompanied by a glossary explaining such natural phenomena as gravity, tides, and migration, this unforgettable book affirms the special place each child holds in the world. A&nbspbeloved classic for more than twenty years,&nbspthis luminous new edition includes a note from the author, a musical CD with a reading of the story, and a refreshed jacket design.
Debra Frasier's debut picture book,  On the Day You Were Born, has become a perennial classic for welcoming new babies and celebrating families. Her other books include Miss Alaineus: A Vocabulary Disaster, A Birthday Cake Is No Ordinary Cake,   The Incredible Water Show, and Out of the Ocean . She lives in Minneapolis...
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Title:On the Day You Were Born: Book & CdFormat:HardcoverDimensions:40 pages, 8.5 × 11 × 0.4 inPublished:March 20, 2012Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0547790457

ISBN - 13:9780547790459

Reviews

Rated 5 out of 5 by from love it! great book for kids and love the images!
Date published: 2017-03-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Lovely book I have this book committed to memory, it is so beautifully written.
Date published: 2017-02-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful This is a great book that kept my 2 year old's attention while introducing her to new words. Very beautifully written and neat images.
Date published: 2015-10-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from great gift for a childs birthday or to new parents A beautifully written celebration of the day a new baby enters the world. I gave this book to my son for his first birthday, and would highly recommend it for any parent to give to his or her child. This book offers a reminder of what a blessing our children really are.
Date published: 2008-01-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A Beautiful Book! A Great Gift! The beautiful words and wonderful illustrations work together in this book to celebrate the anticipation, excitement and miracle of birth! I have given this book to friends who have become new parents. They frequently remark how special this book is since it always reminds them of the day their children were born (and it has moved them to tears as well). I am not a parent (yet) but it brings tears to my eyes everytime I read it to my second grade class. I use it to remind my students how special they are and how the day of their birth was a gift to all of us.
Date published: 2001-03-16

Editorial Reviews

A book filled with reverence for the natural order of the world and the place of the individual in it.'- School Library Journal Reading this picture book aloud to a child, even the most jaded among us may feel again the sheer miracle of our human existence. A+ "- Entertainment Weekly "