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Catching the Sun

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Catching the Sun

By Coleen Paratore

Charlesbridge, Hardcover, 9781570917202, 32pp.

Publication Date: February 1, 2008

Description

It's a family tradition. At dawn on the last morning of vacation, Dylan and his mom "catch the sun." But next year, things will be different. Soon Dylan will have a new baby brother or sister.

Coleen Paratore captures this mixture of excitement and worry an older child feels about the arrival of a new sibling.



About the Author
Coleen Paratore has written both pictures books, such as HOW PRUDENCE PROOVIT PROVED THE TRUTH ABOUT FAIRY TALES (Simon & Schuster), and middle-grade novels, including THE CUPID CHRONICLES (Simon & Schuster). Coleen recieved her Bachelor's degree in English from The College of Saint Rose and her Master's degree in English at Trinity College. She lives in Albany, New York, and summers on Cape Cod, Massachussets, with her husband and three sons.