Baby Loves Summer! by Karen Katz

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Soak up summer with this sunny lift-the-flap board book from Karen Katz!

Little ones will love lifting the flaps in this new Karen Katz book to reveal a big yellow sun, flip-flops, an ice cream cone, and everything else that Baby loves about summer! The sturdy format and easy-to-lift flaps make this a perfect summertime treat for parents and children to share.
     Featuring new Karen Katz branding that reflects her vibrant colors and patterns, this holiday favorite is sure to delight little ones!
 

About Karen Katz

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Karen Katz has written and illustrated more than fifty picture books and novelty books, including her bestselling Where Is Baby’s Belly Button? She splits her time between Manhattan and Saugerties, New York, with her husband and daughter.
 
Published May 1, 2012 by Little Simon. 14 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Children's Books. Fiction

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A bevy of Katz's now-trademark circular-headed babies enthusiastically encounter different shapes.

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An encouraging voice calls for the location of each sweet and cuddly body part.

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The cheery pastel palette provides appropriate contrast, assisted by the illustrator’s trademark heavy outlines, and extra visual interest is provided by the varicolored backgrounds against which the babies romp.

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Master of lift-the-flaps for little ones, Katz takes a curious tot, with her signature rounded shape and stylish clothes, and sends her on a mission to find a missing pup.

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/ [lift flap] Here are some wiggly worms!” Other flaps offer surprises best viewed from a distance;

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A little red-haired girl wearing a hot pink bathing suit spies the sun behind a curtain, her swimming tube under the towel and, finally, Mommy behind a tree with a garden hose ready for some water play.

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A trio of combination lift-the-flap and board book titles teach simple concepts with fiesta-bright, patterned artwork by Karen Katz in Baby's Box of Fun: Toes, Ears, and Nose!

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One of Katz’s characteristically cherubic babies explores the delights of spring, ready for the inevitable spring shower in a yellow raincoat.

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and under her towel to uncover “My shiny swimming tube!” Reader-directed questions (“Who is hiding behind the tree?”) and the interactivity of the flaps make for an engaging and buoyant summertime adventure.

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