Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

An irrepressible, biracial baby crawls toward trouble at every turn, only to hear the titular refrain from safety-conscious family members.Translucent watercolors and loose lines capture the postures and behaviors of this busy child in a most convincing manner. The cycle of mild tension and relief repeats itself as he dumps and explores the contents of mother's purse, ascends the bookcase or ... Read full review

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User Review  - tzarate - LibraryThing

The story is about a baby who is going around the house exploring and making a mess, which has the family often saying "whoa, baby, whoa!" It's a great story to read and the illustrations are great as well. Read full review

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Have you raised a toddler or had the pleasure to watch a baby grow from crawling to toddler? If so, you remember how quickly they can get into trouble. Whoa, Baby, Whoa! depicts a super speeding crawling 1-2 year old who wants to get into everything his legs will allow him. In the book, the curious unnamed baby is bi-racial – his mother is African-American, and his father is white - but that tidbit is never mentioned throughout the story. The author treats this fact as normal, not unusual, focusing instead on the antics of the baby – something any parent, black or white can relate to.
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User Review  - Sullywriter - LibraryThing

Fun story with a satisfying end. Read full review

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