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On My Beach

Written & illustrated by Sara Gillingham
Published by Chronicle Books
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May 19, 2015
Publication Date
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Pages
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What's On My Beach About

Publisher Summary

Turn the colorful die-cut pages of this irresistible board book to discover just what makes little crab’s beach so cozy. Is it the soft sand? Is it the salty seaweed? No, it’s his loving family! Bright pictures, a sweet reassuring message, unique layered pages, and an adorable finger puppet combine to create interactive reading and playtime fun!

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The Book Snob Mom
Mom of boys. Lover of Harry Potter, Jane Austen and believes one can never own too many children's books!
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4.25 / 7.0
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5.5 / 7.0

This is a sweet and simple book about a busy crab’s day at the beach: a little exploring, a little time with friends, and a cozy finish with family. The finger puppet crab and concentric die cuts add an extra layer of fun.

Mom of Boys
Mom of three little boys who love books about dragons, whangdoodles and magic.
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Book Topics › the beach
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Book Topics › interactive
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Who Wrote On My Beach

author & illustrator
Sara Gillingham

Sara is an award-winning art director, designer and the author/illustrator of books such as: How to Grow a Friend, Snuggle the Baby, The Empowerment Series and the bestselling In My Series.

Sara and her team also provide design strategy, art direction, design and illustration to a wide variety of clients in the children’s design and publishing world. Sara has over fifteen years of experience in children’s publishing, both in-house: as former Design Director for children’s publishing at Chronicle Books, and as principal of her own studio. She has art directed/designed hundreds of children’s books, and won numerous awards from organizations such as 3x3, Print Magazine, 50 Books/50 Covers and The Society of Illustrators.

Sara has a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of British Columbia, and a Masters in Illustration/Design from the Glasgow School of Art and has taught children’s book illustration at California College of the Arts and UC Berkeley Extension in San Francisco. (Bio via saragillingham.com)

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Book Details

ISBN:
9781452106403
Publication Date:
May 19, 2015
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
2014014341
ASIN/ISBN 10:
1452106401

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