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My Kicks

Written by Susan Verde & illustrated by Katie Kath
Published by Abrams
Goodreads Rating - 3.7 / 5.0
$16.95
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5-7
Target Age
40
Pages
Picture
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What's My Kicks About

Publisher Summary

Boys love sneakers. But when a child finds that his toes have outgrown his favorite shoes, and they ve gotten too dirty and smelly, his mom says it s time for a new pair. Resistant to let go, the boy reminisces about all the good times he s had with his favorite kicks on the city streets. There s the paint splatter from his masterpiece and the drip from a Popsicle. There s the scuff from when he fell off his skateboard. And there are those frayed laces that he learned to tie in bows and doubles. A new pair just won t be the same. But, with bigger shoes to fill, the boy realizes new adventures await him. Maybe he could paint a little better? Or skate a little faster? This new picture book from the bestselling author of “I Am Yoga” explores the love and pride that kids have for their sneakers and the joy that can be found in growing up, growing out, and moving on. “

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Book Topics › African Americans
Children's Books About African Americans
Book Topics › growing up
Children's Books About Growing Up
Book Topics › shoes
Children's Books About Shoes
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Who Wrote My Kicks

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Susan Verde

Susan Verde is the author of the I Am series illustrated by Peter Reynolds, including the instant #1 New York Times bestseller I Am Human. In addition to writing books, she is a certified yoga and mindfulness instructor for kids of all ages. She lives in East Hampton, New York

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Who Illustrated My Kicks

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Katie Kath

Katie Kath is the illustrator of many middle grade novels and several picture books. She lives in North Carolina.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9781419723094
Publication Date:
April 11, 2017

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