I Use the Potty (Big Kid Power) (Hardcover)

By Maria van Lieshout

Chronicle Books, 9781452135359, 28pp.

Publication Date: March 8, 2016

List Price: 9.99*
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Babies wear diapers. Do big kids? No! Big kids use the potty!

Every child's life is filled with milestones. Some happen easily; others need a little extra support. Artist and mom Maria van Lieshout has been there. Drawing upon her own experiences, she has created an engaging series of books that are just right for children on the brink of major changes and the caregivers who encourage them.

About the Author

Maria van Lieshout is the author-illustrator of several picture books, including Backseat A-B-See and Flight 1-2-3. Born and raised in Holland, she now lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with her husband and young son.

Praise For I Use the Potty (Big Kid Power)

"A godsend to parents at their wit's end."--Kirkus Reviews

"These volumes discuss getting-bigger milestones-learning to use the potty, giving up the pacifier-in a way that little kids can grasp."--The Horn Book Magazine

"Simple and engaging, these titles will work for even the shortest attention spans."-School Library Journal

"Just right for children looking for a little on-the-pot reading material-how better to really act like a grownup?"-Publishers Weekly