House (Board book)

First Words Board Books: 5 books inside!

By Michael Slack (Illustrator)

Chronicle Books, 9781452167039, 5pp.

Publication Date: September 11, 2018

List Price: 18.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.


Budding young architects—and their design-minded parents—will love exploring this set of 5 miniature board books, each touring a different room in a stylish, modern house: living room, bathroom, kitchen, garage, and bedroom. Inside, inviting illustrations of familiar, everyday objects are paired with first words, promoting early vocabulary development, pattern recognition, and open-ended, imaginative play!

About the Author

Michael Slack is an award-winning artist, illustrator, and character designer for books, magazines, and TV. He lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Praise For House: First Words Board Books: 5 books inside!

"This set of board books is a favorite of ours published this year. It's for cool kids - and their parents." —Avery and Augustine

"Teach little ones room by room." —Better Homes and Gardens

"It's the ideal kind of kid-design, smartly conceived to appeal to and engage little readers, and requiring no explanation or instructions." —The New York Times

"Everyday objects and beginning vocabulary are elevated with gorgeous illustrations; this set makes an affordable, stylish gift." —Curbed

"If you like mid-century or just modern design, you'll love these illustrations." —Imagination Soup

"Highly recommended! This would be a wonderful gift for any preschooler." —Jen Robinson's Book Page

"For the price, this artfully designed boxed set by Michael Slack makes an impressive gift. his artfully designed boxed set by Michael Slack makes an impressive gift."—The Atlanta Journal-Constitution