How to Raise a Mom – Jean Reagan

how to raise a mom
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  • Age Range:4 – 8 years
  • Grade Level:Preschool – 3
  • Hardcover:32 pages
  • Publisher:Knopf Books for Young Readers (March 28, 2017)
  • Language:English
  • ISBN-10:0553538292
  • ISBN-13:978-0553538298

 

EXCERPT from indiebound.org:

This humorous new addition to the beloved and bestselling HOW TO . . . books takes readers through a playful and productive day with Mom. Written in an instructional style, two siblings suggest the best ways to raise a happy, healthy mom–from waking her up in the morning to arranging play dates, to making sure she gets enough exercise, some quiet time, and plenty of veggies Filled with charming role-reversal humor, creative ideas, and lots of love, How to Raise a Mom is the perfect gift for Mother’s Day–or any day

 

Rationale for Inclusion: I thought that this book would be a cute and unique addition to our collection for both children and parents alike. This book cleverly incorporates humor as it provides children with a window into the various roles and responsibilities associated with being a mother. I also really liked the fact that the story is written in a way that includes various instructions for how to actually go about raising a mom, which I thought was a fantastic way to encourage playful interactions between mothers and their children.

 

 

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