The Birthday Box

The Birthday Box Cover

The Birthday Box

By Leslie Patricelli; Leslie Patricelli (Illustrator)

Candlewick Press (MA), Board Books, 9780763644499, 24pp.

Publication Date: September 8, 2009

Description
"Refreshing. . . . A perfect birthday book for a toddler "
School Library Journal
(starred review)
What's better than getting a brand-new toy as a birthday gift? Playing with the box it came in Climb in for a flight across the ocean, a jaunt on a sailing ship, some sledding down a slippery slope, and a brief stint as a robot. Good thing the toy pup that came inside the box is happy to come along for the ride Leslie Patricelli draws from the well of parental wit and wisdom for another adventure starring everyone's favorite baby character.


About the Author
Leslie Patricelli is the creator of the bestselling board books starring her adorable bald baby, including YUMMY YUCKY, BIG LITTLE, QUIET LOUD, NO NO YES YES, and BABY HAPPY BABY SAD, and the picture books THE BIRTHDAY BOX and HIGHER! HIGHER! She lives in Idaho.

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