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Everywhere Babies - Cover
Everywhere Babies
Susan Meyers, Harcourt, Inc., San Diego, CA 2001
From the day they are born babies are held, carried, fed, played with, cherished and oh so loved. The whimsical illustrations show a multiracial community (including elders, single parents, gay parents) as each family goes through the wonder, frustration, fatigue and joy of the first year of life. This is one to go slowly, helping children savor each page.

Ages: Infant/Toddler (0-2), Play Years (2-4)
Languages: English
Book Types: Poetry/Song
Identity Groups: Gay/Lesbian, Single Parent, Elders, Non-Stereotypical Females, Non-Stereotypical Males, African American, Asian American, Bi-Racial, Latino American, Multi-racial Groups, White/Euro-American
Special Topics: Birth/Babies, Banned Books (Recent)
Strands: Knowledge of Self & Connection to Others, Joy in Diversity