Nine Months: Before a Baby Is Born
Nine Months: Before a Baby Is Born
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Nine Months: Before a Baby Is Born

Written by Miranda Paul & illustrated by Jason Chin
Published by Neal Porter Books
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Join a family of three who spend nine whole months waiting, from a frosty winter through a sun-dappled summer, until finally . . . a baby is here. A Boston Globe - Horn Book Honor RecipientAn Outstanding Science Trade Book for StudentsA Capitol Choices Noteworthy Title A soon-to-be big sister and her parents prepare for the arrival of a new baby in the family. Alternating panels depict what the family is experiencing in tandem with how the baby is growing, spanning everything from receiving the news about the new baby to the excitement of its arrival. In this pregnancy book unlike any other one out there, watch what’s actually happening through meticulously detailed, actual size illustrations, perfectly paired with a lyrical yet informative text, and culminating in a warm, joyful birth scene. Complete with backmatter that includes an elaboration on pregnancy, a list of amazing things babies can do before they’re born, and more, Miranda Paul and Caldecott Honor Artist Jason Chin deliver another spectacular nonfiction picture book. A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of the YearA Horn Book Best Book of the YearA Bank Street Best Book of the Year - Outstanding Merit

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9780823441617
    Publication Date
    April 23, 2019
    Page Count
    32
    Words Per Page
    4
    Audience
    Picture
    Reading Age
    4 - 8 years
    Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
    2018010215
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    082344161X
    Est. Lexile® Level
    ~51L
    Est. Fountas & Pinnell Level
    ~B
    ATOS® Book Level
    1
    Accelerated Reader® Points
    0.5
    Accelerated Reader Quiz
    508577
    Accelerated Reader Interest Level
    LG

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