The Great Big Book of Families

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The Great Big Book of Families

By Mary /. Asquith Hoffman; Ros Asquith (Illustrator)

Dial Books, Hardcover, 9780803735163, 40pp.

Publication Date: April 14, 2011

This fun and fascinating treasury features all kinds of families and their lives together. Each spread showcases one aspect of home life-from houses and holidays, to schools and pets, to feelings and family trees. Ros Asquith's humorous illustrations perfectly complement a charming text from the acclaimed Mary Hoffman; kids will love poring over these pages again and again. A celebration of the diverse fabric of kith and kin the world over, The Great Big Book of Families is a great big treat for every family to share.

About the Author

Ros Asquith (aka Professor R. L. Asquith) attended the Camberwell School of Art and worked as a designer, teacher, photographer, theater critic, muralist, and more before settling down to write and illustrate over sixty children's books. She has also cuddled with a wolf and caught an escaped tarantula.