A You're Adorable

By Martha Alexander; Martha Alexander (Illustrator)
(Candlewick, Board Book, 9780763653323, 20pp.)

Publication Date: December 13, 2011

Other Editions of This Title: Board Book, Prebound, Paperback

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Description

A You're adorable
B You're so beautiful
C You're a cutie full of charm

D— You'll be delighted by this delicious trip through the alphabet! Sing along as a lively company of children and assorted pets scamper across the bright pages and through the letters from A to Z. With warm and charming illustrations by Martha Alexander, this popular song of the 1940s has become a captivating picture book for all ages. Complete with the music for the song, A YOU'RE ADORABLE is a ditty for your darling, a song for your sweetheart, a valentine for anytime!




About the Author

Sidney Lippman says, "Making an illustrated children's book out of the song is such a natural idea that I'm amazed the process wasn't reversed—that the children's book didn't come first, followed by the song."

Martha Alexander said, "I've never had so much fun illustrating a book. My editor and art director said, 'No limits—do it the way you want.' That really freed me. I especially loved putting the baby animals in the pictures." Martha Alexander died in 2006.

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