HarperCollins Publishers, Hardcover, 9780060286224, 32pp.
Publication Date: February 2003
Join a rambunctious child as she exuberantly celebrates all the wonderful qualities that make her special -- her nose, her toes, her ears, herself!
Award winners Kathi Appelt and G. Brian Karas team up to create this joyous tribute to the wonders of being ... ME!
Philemon Sturges was an architect and the author of several books for children, including I Love Trains!, I Love Trucks!, I Love Planes!, I Love School!, and I Love Bugs!
G. Brian Karas has illustrated many children s books, including "Muncha! Muncha! Muncha!" And "Tippy-Tippy-Tippy, Hide! "by Candace Fleming; "Incredible Me" by Kathi Appelt; the High-Rise Private Eyes series by Cynthia Rylant; and "Ivan "by Catherine Applegate, which was a "New York Times "bestseller. His books have been named ALA Notables, Booklist Editor Choices, SLJ Best Books, and Boston Globe Horn Book Honor books. He lives in upstate New York. Visit him online at GBrianKaras.com.
Appelt’s joyful tale underscores the message that there is something wonderful to cherish in everyone.
Karas imbues his cartoon-style illustrations with the energy of the very young.
Together, writer and artist show how mcuh fun it is to watch a child discover herself.
Bouncy rhymes and energetic illustrations combine to create an ode to individuality.
-School Library Journal