Olivier Ka My Great Big Mamma

ISBN 13: 9780888999429

My Great Big Mamma

3,57 valoración promedio
( 37 valoraciones por Goodreads )
 
9780888999429: My Great Big Mamma

Size matters, according to this groundbreaking picture book and in a good way. Here, a young boy describes his large mother in caring terms her softness, her warmth, how comfortable and reassuring it is to sit on her lap on the bus. But when she goes on a diet because of what people say,” he becomes a picky eater himself to show her how foolish she’s being. This remarkable book offers a charming and timely picture of a special relationship between a loving mother and the little boy who understands that people should be appreciated for who they are. Luc Melanson’s vibrant illustrations add resonance to this sweet story.

"Sinopsis" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

From School Library Journal:

PreSchool-Grade 2—A boy describes his supersize affection for his mother. Though others perceive her as "fat," the child revels in the comfort and safety that her body provides: "Her hands are pillows, her arms are bolsters. And her chest...as soon as I lay my head on her chest, I feel like falling asleep with a great big smile on my face." When the woman decides to go on a diet, the youngster struggles to understand why she eats small, unappealing portions. ("It's like giving a tiny little bone to a huge dog. How silly.") Dreading the prospect of having "a skinny little mother," he finally convinces her that she is perfect just as she is. Mamma happily gives up her diet—"I only did it because of other people"—and equilibrium is restored in their relationship and in their household. The straightforward text clearly reflects a child's perspective of how a beloved parent looms large in his or her world and expresses the emotional satisfaction conveyed by a cuddle. Painted in deep hues of orange and green, the digital artwork features cartoon characters drawn with soft, rounded edges. The faces of both mother and son glow with warm emotion. If you can put the health-related obesity concerns aside, the book's message of nonjudgmental love is sweetly reassuring.—Joy Fleishhacker, School Library Journal
Copyright © Reed Business Information, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Olivier Ka, Luc Melanson (Illustrator), Helen Mixter (Translator)
Editorial: Groundwood Books (2009)
ISBN 10: 0888999429 ISBN 13: 9780888999429
Nuevos Tapa dura Cantidad: 1
Librería
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Groundwood Books, 2009. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería DADAX0888999429

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 49,37
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,39
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Olivier Ka
Editorial: Groundwood Books (2009)
ISBN 10: 0888999429 ISBN 13: 9780888999429
Nuevos Tapa dura Cantidad: 1
Librería
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Groundwood Books, 2009. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. Luc Melanson Ilustrador. book. Nº de ref. de la librería M0888999429

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 56,52
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

Ka, Olivier
Editorial: Groundwood Books (2009)
ISBN 10: 0888999429 ISBN 13: 9780888999429
Nuevos Tapa dura Cantidad: 2
Librería
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Groundwood Books, 2009. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. Never used!. Nº de ref. de la librería P110888999429

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 67,32
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 1,69
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

Ka, Olivier
Editorial: Groundwood Books
ISBN 10: 0888999429 ISBN 13: 9780888999429
Nuevos Tapa dura Cantidad: 1
Librería
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Groundwood Books. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. 0888999429 New Condition. Nº de ref. de la librería NEW7.1431217

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 122,10
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 4,25
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío