If I Could Keep You Little...

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Sourcebooks, Inc., Nov 1, 2010 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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IF I COULD KEEP YOU LITTLE exemplifies Marianne's real insights into the human spirit and her beautiful illustrations that will touch children and adults and that are sure to be cherished for generations to come. Taking the reader on a journey of memory and expectation, IF I COULD KEEP YOU LITTLE showcases the fleeting little moments that reveal how a child changes and grows.

If I could keep you little,
I'd decide on matching clothes.
But then I'd miss you choosing
dots on top and stripes below

If I could keep you little
I'd cut your bread in shapes.
But then I'd miss you finding
"Hey! I like ketchup with my grapes!"
  

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If I is brilliantly written! A mother's love never ceases. In this book the boy grows and grows but so does the love. The pictures are nice and easy on the eyes, inviting to the soul. Children will read it and feel nothing but love. Recommended for 4-8 years old. Read full review

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If I Could Keep You Little is a lovely book that focuses parent relationship with their children. This is a good for social and emotional development. This book gives encouragement words and great repetition for a child. Ages 2-5 Read full review

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Beloved author and illustrator MARIANNE RICHMOND has touched the lives of millions for nearly two decades through her award-winning books, greeting cards, and other gift products that offer people the most heartfelt way to connect with each other. She lives in the Minneapolis area. Visit www.mariannerichmond.com.

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