Mom and Mum are getting Married!

by Ken Setterington
Illustrator Alice Priestley

Second Story Press | September 23, 2004 | Hardcover

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A celebration of love and family. When Rosie comes home to find her Mom dancing alone in the living room – on a school day – she knows something wonderful is about to happen. So when one of her two mothers announces, “Your Mum and I are getting married!” they can’t wait to start planning the big day. Rosie has so many questions. Will she get to be a flower girl? Can she get a new dress? Will there be food and a fabulous wedding cake? At this party, friends, family and fun come together for a joyous celebration of love in a changing world.

Format: Hardcover

Dimensions: 24 pages, 8.77 × 8.81 × 0.27 in

Published: September 23, 2004

Publisher: Second Story Press

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 1896764843

ISBN - 13: 9781896764849

Appropriate for ages: 5

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Mom and Mum are getting Married!

Mom and Mum are getting Married!

by Ken Setterington
Illustrator Alice Priestley

Format: Hardcover

Dimensions: 24 pages, 8.77 × 8.81 × 0.27 in

Published: September 23, 2004

Publisher: Second Story Press

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 1896764843

ISBN - 13: 9781896764849

About the Book

When Rosie comes home to find her mom dancing alone in the living room???on a school day???she knows something wonderful is about to happen. So when one of her two mothers announces, ""Your Mum and I are getting married!"" they can't wait to start planning the big day. At this party, family, friends and fun come together for a joyous celebration of love in a changing world.

From the Publisher

A celebration of love and family. When Rosie comes home to find her Mom dancing alone in the living room – on a school day – she knows something wonderful is about to happen. So when one of her two mothers announces, “Your Mum and I are getting married!” they can’t wait to start planning the big day. Rosie has so many questions. Will she get to be a flower girl? Can she get a new dress? Will there be food and a fabulous wedding cake? At this party, friends, family and fun come together for a joyous celebration of love in a changing world.

About the Author

Ken Setterington is a librarian, storyteller, author and reviewer. He was named the first Children and Youth Advocate for Library Services for the Toronto Public Library. He has been an active storyteller and published retellings of The Snow Queen and The Wild Swans. In 2003, with co-author Deidre Baker, he wrote A Guide to Canadian Children’s Books. He lives with his partner in Toronto.

Alice Priestley has illustrated numerous books including five other children’s stories. Out on the Ice in the Middle of the Bay was shortlisted for a Mr. Christie Book Award and the Amelia Frances Gibbon Award. Her other books include Winning the Girl of the Sea, The Watcher, Clouds on the Mountain and Someone’s Reading This Book. She lives in Toronto with her husband and children.

Editorial Reviews

It gives parents and educators the chance to teach children about tolerance, acceptance and love.

Appropriate for ages: 5