New York Baby: A Local Baby Book (Board Books)

A Local Baby Book

By Puck, Violet Lemay (Illustrator)

Duopress, 9780983812142, 22pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2012



In this snapshot of the Big Apple, spirited and charming images pair with quirky and fast-paced text to guide young readers though the unique city. Babies act as tour guides, showcasing where they live and play in the city while providing an authentic tour of all things local in this sturdy and appealing board book. From famed attractions to iconic landmarks, this educational and entertaining read captures the essence of what it means to live in and visit New York City.

About the Author

Puck is the author of the "Wow! New York City" and the Cool Counting Books series, which includes "123 Boston," "123 California," "123 Chicago," "123 New York," "123 Philadelphia," "123 San Francisco," "123 Texas," and "123 USA." He has worked as a writer, editor, and translator for national publications and publishing houses. He lives in Baltimore, Maryland. Violet Lemay is an illustrator whose work has appeared in "American Baby," "Better Homes and Gardens," "Elle," "Family Circle," "Modern Bride," the "New York Times," "Parent and Child," "Seventeen," and the "Wall Street Journal." She is the illustrator of "Doodle New York," "My Foodie ABC," and "My Foodie ABC Placemats." She lives in Savannah, Georgia.