Baking Day at Grandma's

By Anika Denise; Christopher Denise (Illustrator)
(Philomel Books, Hardcover, 9780399242441, 32pp.)

Publication Date: August 14, 2014

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A sugary sweet story perfect for families to read together
Three bouncing little bear siblings, wrapped tight in their winter clothes, can't wait to tromp through the snow for Baking Day at Grandma's In a rhyming text that begs to be sung, the bears and their grandma pour and mix and stir--with breaks for hot cocoa and dancing--to create the perfect wintry treat. Then they wrap it up in ribbons to show that sweets are even better when they'reshared. With a recipe in the back, this is a perfectfamily feel-good story for thefall, winter, and any holiday spent with grandparents.

"This gentle story will leave children feeling warm and fuzzy. It's perfect for individual sharing, storytime, baking time, and pretty much any time."--"School Library Journal"
"A rollicking, rhyming salute to the grandmother-grandchild bond."--"Kirkus Reviews
""Three vivacious bears spend a pleasant and productive day with their grandmother in this warm tale."--"Publishers Weekly
" W]arm and cuddly and brimming with character..."--"BCCB.

About the Author

Christopher Denise is an award-winning children's book illustrator and visual development artist. His books have appeared on the New York Times" bestseller list and have been recognized by Bank Street College of Education, Parents' Choice Foundation, and the Society of Illustrators Annual Exhibition. Christopher Denise lives with his family in Rhode Island.
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