My Wishes for You by Adele Geras

No critic rating

Waiting for minimum critic reviews

See 1 Critic Review



I wish you...
arms outstretched
to catch you if you fall.

Parents everywhere want the same things for their children -- happiness, security, dreams, smiles, love. Poet Adèle Geras expresses these wishes through her lyrical text, and Cliff Wright's delicate watercolor illustrations reinforce the timeless message of warmth and love. My Wishes for You is a book of comfort that parents and children will embrace.


About Adele Geras

See more books from this Author
Adèle Geras is an award-winning poet and author who has written more than seventy books for readers of all ages, including Troy, which was shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal and the Whitbread Award, and Golden Windows and Other Stories of Jerusalem, which won the National Jewish Book Award for Children's Literature. She was born in Jerusalem and lives in Manchester, England, with her family.
Published September 1, 2002 by Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing. 32 pages
Genres: Nature & Wildlife, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

Unrated Critic Reviews for My Wishes for You

Publishers Weekly

See more reviews from this publication

"I wish you.../ A kind gaze following you/ as you walk./ A smile to smile at when you/ turn your head" accompanies an illustration of the mother and father rabbit anxiously but stoically watching their long-eared child as he or she heads into the world—which in this case, means a forest filled wi...

| Read Full Review of My Wishes for You

Rate this book!

Add Review