On the Day You Were Born [With CD (Audio)]

On the Day You Were Born [With CD (Audio)]

By Debra Frasier

Harcourt Children's Books, Hardcover, 9780547790459, 40pp.

Publication Date: April 3, 2012

A newly designed book and CD of a beloved classic. Debra Frasier's simple words and radiant collages celebrate the earth and extend an exuberant welcome to each member of our human family. Accompanied by a glossary explaining such natural phenomena as gravity, tides, and migration, "On the Day You Were Born" affirms the special place each child holds in the world. This luminous new edition includes a note from the author, a refreshed design, and a musical CD with a reading of the story.

About the Author
DEBRA FRASIER'S debut picture book, "On the Day You Were Born, "has become a perennial classic for welcoming new babies and celebrating families. Her other books include "Miss Alaineus: A Vocabulary Disaster, A Birthday Cake isNo Ordinary Cake, ""The Incredible Water Show", and "Out of the Ocean". She was born and raised on the Atlantic coast of Florida and nowlives in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Praise For On the Day You Were Born [With CD (Audio)]

“A book filled with reverence for the natural order of the world and the place of the individual in it.”
School Library Journal

"Reading this picture book aloud to a child, even the most jaded among us may feel again the sheer miracle of our human existence. A+"
Entertainment Weekly