On the Day You Were Born (Hardcover)

By Margaret Wild, Ron Brooks (Illustrator)

Allen & Unwin, 9781741147544, 24pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2014

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (9/1/2019)

List Price: 15.99*
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A beautiful picture book from the acclaimed partnership of Margaret Wild and Ron Brooks, this is a glorious celebration of family and new life

My daddy said, On the day you were born, I wrapped you up warm and took you for a walk to see the world . . .

A tender, vibrant celebration of the glories of existence, the world seen afresh on the birth of a new baby. This is a simply delicious book to read aloud with young children.

About the Author

Margaret Wild has published more than 30 picture books, including Kiss Kiss!, Our Granny, and Piglet and MamaRon Brooks is a picture book artist with a career spanning more than 35 years.  Wild and Brooks previously collaborated on The Dream of the Thylacine, Fox, and Old Pig.

Praise For On the Day You Were Born

"A proud a loving father shares a series of celebratory sentiments in this nicely illustrated picture book."  –Bookloons.com