The Definitive Guide to

When I Grow Up

Written by Julie Chen and illustrated by Diane Goode
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5.5
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Goodreads Rating - 3.3 / 5.0
$17.99
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4-8
Target Age
32
Pages
Picture
Book Type

What's When I Grow Up About

Publisher Summary

“A small child muses about the future as Mom guides the bedtime routine…Winning text and illustrations for bedtime.” —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

“The whimsical pictures fill every page with happiness and variety as Chen presents exuberant ideas for the big dreams and wishes of childhood.” —Booklist

“As a mother helps her young son get ready for bed…Mom assures him that the future is wide open, and ‘No matter what, I will always be there for you.’” —Publishers Weekly

A little boy shares with his mom his dreams of what he might be when he grows up in this tender picture book from Julie Chen the host of Big Brother and formerly the host of The Talk and New York Times bestselling artist and Caldecott Honor recipient Diane Goode.

One night while getting ready for bed a little boy starts to wonder what will life be like when he grows up. He could be a painter, a musician, a mountain climber, a mayor…

He tells his mother all about his big ideas…and all of the other things he wants to do. But when will he grow up? And why does it take so long?

What Kind of Book is When I Grow Up

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5.5
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5.5

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Who Wrote When I Grow Up

Who Illustrated When I Grow Up

illustrator
Diane Goode

Diane Goode has illustrated more than 50 beloved and critically acclaimed picture books, including the New York Times bestseller Founding Mothers and the Caldecott-Honor book When I Was Young in the Mountains.

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Book Details

ISBN 10:
1481497197
ISBN 13:
9781481497190
Publication Date:
October 2, 2018