World So Wide
World So Wide

World So Wide

Written by Alison McGhee & illustrated by Kate Alizadeh
3 - 6
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Mar 1, 2020
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A celebration of a child’s wonder-filled first experiences, and the love between parents and child, from a Pulitzer Prize-nominated, New York Times bestselling author and a talented illustrator.Somewhere in the worldthe world so farthe world so widesomeone is the youngest person alive.What will be the first sights they see?Sun and moon and sky…the love in someone’s eye?From the magic of a baby’s first sights and sounds to a wish for a far-off day, evocative text and gorgeous illustrations are imbued with the tenderness felt between parents and child. A perfect gift for new mothers and fathers and anyone who cherishes those unforgettable moments–or dreams of a time when their children will see their own little ones smile at them for the first time.

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babiesdiversitynew babiesfamilyparentssocial themesnew experiencesmulticulturalfather and childmother and child



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    Book Details

    Publication Date
    March 1, 2020
    Two Lions
    Page Count
    Reading Age
    3 - 6 years
    Lexile® Level
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