Mama's Milk

Mama's Milk

By Michael Elsohn Ross; Ashley Wolff (Illustrator)

Tricycle Press, Hardcover, 9781582461816, 1pp.

Publication Date: April 2007

Celebrating the warm and loving bond between mammal mamas and their babies, this lushly illustrated, lyrical book shows little ones doing what comes naturally: nursing. A perfect choice for cuddling up with a breast-feeding child or the older sibling who wonders how the new baby gets fed. A tender look at humans and animals breast-feeding in their natural habitats. Promotes infant health and attachment parenting. A thoughtful, supportive gift for new and soon-to-be moms. Fascinating nursing facts included: Kangaroo milk is pink Calf elephants may nurse up to 5 years Reviews"There'-'s nothing more natural than a baby nursing from its mother, and this theme serves as the inspiration for a moving tale that celebrates the miracle of breastfeeding. . . An ode to all things maternal."-Publishers Weekly"This cozy offering will be welcomed by parents who want to share the joy and naturalness of breastfeeding with their children."-Marge Loch-Wouters, Menasha Public Library, WI School Library Journal.

About the Author

ASHLEY WOLFF has written and illustrated many books for children, including the popular Miss Bindergarten books. She lives in San Francisco, California, with her family.