The Crown on Your Head

Paper over Board | January 14, 2014

byNancy TillmanIllustratorNancy Tillman

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We know our children are special, and now, in The Crown on Your Head, the incomparable Nancy Tillman expresses this universal feeling in the most touching of ways: Every child is born with a crown. The crown is everything that gives us unique value. Our crown will always be with us wherever we go, whatever we do.

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We know our children are special, and now, in The Crown on Your Head, the incomparable Nancy Tillman expresses this universal feeling in the most touching of ways: Every child is born with a crown. The crown is everything that gives us unique value. Our crown will always be with us wherever we go, whatever we do.

Nancy Tillman is the author and illustrator of the New York Times-bestselling picture book, On the Night You Were Born; its companion journal, The Wonder of You; The Spirit of Christmas; Wherever You Are, My Love Will Find You (also a New York Times bestseller); The Crown on Your Head and I'd Know You Anywhere, My Love. She also creat...

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Format:Paper over BoardDimensions:34 pages, 6.38 × 6.47 × 0.62 inPublished:January 14, 2014Publisher:Feiwel & FriendsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1250040450

ISBN - 13:9781250040459

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from I loved this I love this book! Nancy Tillman writes wonderful stories that are great for reading to your little ones. I actually tear up reading this one (as well as many of her other books) to my daughter.
Date published: 2016-01-05

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Read from the Book

On the day that we met and I put you to bed,
I noticed a crown on the top of your head.
It was made up of sparkling, glimmering things.
Like moonlight, and fireflies, and dragonfly wings.

Editorial Reviews

"...this is soothing, visually attractive, and makes for a comforting bedtime read-aloud." -Booklist"Tillman adds another dreamy volume to her collection of self-esteem-building titles." -School Library Journal"Parents and grandparents will love to read this aloud to their little ones..." -Kirkus Reviews"There's something magical about the idea of intimacy with wild animals; spreads in which Tillman imagines such interactions, like the cover image of the child asleep astride a zebra, have special power, especially as they're rendered with photograph-like verisimilitude." -Publishers Weekly"Nancy Tillman returns to the theme that she celebrated in her poetic essay book On the Night You Were Born--every child is special and beloved..While the re-iterated affirmations on each page may seem a bit much for the less sentimental types, there is no question that Tillman's message is one that young children need to hear." -Children's Literature