My Heart Is Like a Zoo Board Book (Board book)

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By Michael Hall, Michael Hall (Illustrator)
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“Feelings are characterized by animals created entirely of hearts in this energetic picture book. My Heart is Like a Zoo is a refreshing Valentine's Day choice and a must-have for school libraries.”
— Camille DeBoer, Pooh's Corner, Grand Rapids, MI

Description


All the animals in this book are made of heart shapes. How many hearts can you count?

A book about feelings, colors, shapes, counting, and animals to share with the youngest child!

About the Author


Michael Hall’s favorite thing to eat is asparagus. He grew up in Ann Arbor, Michigan, where autumn was memorable for football, floats, caramel apples, and spectacular colors. He is the creator of several acclaimed picture books for children, including  Frankencrayon, Red: A Crayon’s Story, My Heart Is Like a Zoo, Perfect Square, and It’s an Orange Aardvark! Michael Hall lives with his family in Minneapolis, Minnesota.



Michael Hall’s favorite thing to eat is asparagus. He grew up in Ann Arbor, Michigan, where autumn was memorable for football, floats, caramel apples, and spectacular colors. He is the creator of several acclaimed picture books for children, including  Frankencrayon, Red: A Crayon’s Story, My Heart Is Like a Zoo, Perfect Square, and It’s an Orange Aardvark! Michael Hall lives with his family in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Praise For…


“It stole my heart.”
— Robert Sabuda, New York Times bestselling author

“Starting with one simple shape, Michael Hall shows us a nearly infinite number of ways to make a menagerie of love.”
— Brian Selznick, Caldecott Medalist

“Now hear this! The art in this book will astonish Earth!”
— Chris Raschka, Caldecott Medalist

“Michael Hall’s My Heart Is Like a Zoo is a combination of deceptive simplicity and gorgeous graphic design. Colorful, fun, and thoroughly enjoyable.”
— Laura Vaccaro Seeger, Caldecott Honor Artist, New York Times bestselling author

“The bold digital collages of zoo animals in this debut picture book are clear and bright, and the simple rhymes about feelings will have preschoolers savoring the words, joining in, and pointing at every playful zoo scene.”
— ALA Booklist

“Animals, adjectives and hearts—lots of hearts—combine in this bright, appealing selection, reminiscent of the works of Lois Ehlert.”
Kirkus Reviews

“Children just learning about shapes will revel in these pages.”
Publishers Weekly

“This title will have a wide audience, whether in a classroom, library, or at home. An outstanding choice for one-on-one sharing.”
— School Library Journal


Product Details
ISBN: 9780061915123
ISBN-10: 0061915122
Publisher: Greenwillow Books
Publication Date: December 23rd, 2013
Pages: 34
Language: English