Baby Loves Summer!

A Karen Katz Lift-the-Flap Book

Illustrated by Karen Katz
LIST PRICE $7.99

About The Book

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 The Author

Photo Credit:

Karen Katz has written and illustrated more than fifty picture books and novelty books including the bestselling Where Is Baby’s Belly Button? After graduating from the Tyler School of Art in Philadelphia, she attended the Yale Graduate School of Art and Architecture where she became interested in folk art, Indian miniatures, Shaker art, and Mexican art. Her book, Counting Kisses, was named one of the 100 Greatest Books for Kids by Scholastic Parent & Child and was a Children’s Book-of-the-Month Club Main Selection. Karen, her husband Gary Richards, and their daughter Lena divide their time between New York City and Saugerties, New York. Learn more about Karen Katz at KarenKatz.com.

About The Illustrator

Photo Credit:

Karen Katz has written and illustrated more than fifty picture books and novelty books including the bestselling Where Is Baby’s Belly Button? After graduating from the Tyler School of Art in Philadelphia, she attended the Yale Graduate School of Art and Architecture where she became interested in folk art, Indian miniatures, Shaker art, and Mexican art. Her book, Counting Kisses, was named one of the 100 Greatest Books for Kids by Scholastic Parent & Child and was a Children’s Book-of-the-Month Club Main Selection. Karen, her husband Gary Richards, and their daughter Lena divide their time between New York City and Saugerties, New York. Learn more about Karen Katz at KarenKatz.com.

Product Details

  • Publisher: Little Simon (May 2012)
  • Length: 14 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781442427464
  • Grades: P - P
  • Ages: 1 - 4

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Baby Loves Summer!

Karen Katz. Little Simon, $6.99 (14p) ISBN 978-1-4424-2746-4
This companion to Baby Loves Spring! uses large flaps to reveal some of the best things summer has to offer. One of Katz’s typically pudgy and cherubic babies peeks behind a curtain to see the rising sun; into a beach bag to find her flip-flops, sunglasses, and hat; 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. Ages 1–4. (May)

--Publishers Weekly, April 16, 2012

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