LB Kids

Girl of Mine

By Jabari Asim (Board Book, 2010)
This companion book to Boy of Mine shows a dazzling little girl enjoying playtime in the moon's soft glow. As daddy cradles his baby girl, she is suddenly whisked away on a fantastical adventure, swinging above lush floral gardens under the golden moonlight. The sweet text, inspired by "Rock-A-Bye Baby," will whisk little ones off to peaceful slumber.

With Asim's engaging and adorable rhymes and Pham's vibrant illustrations, babies and parents alike are sure to fall for Girl of Mine.
  • Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
    • Format: Board Book

    • Price: $6.99 US/$8.99 CAN

    • ISBN-13: 9780316735780

    • On Sale Date: 04/01/2010

    • Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

    • Imprint: LB Kids

    Formats Available: Board Book

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This companion book to Boy of Mine shows a dazzling little girl enjoying playtime in the moon's soft glow. As daddy cradles his baby girl, she is suddenly whisked away on a fantastical adventure, swinging above lush floral gardens under the golden moonlight. The sweet text, inspired by "Rock-A-Bye Baby," will whisk little ones off to peaceful slumber.

With Asim's engaging and adorable rhymes and Pham's vibrant illustrations, babies and parents alike are sure to fall for Girl of Mine.

Jabari Asim is a visiting scholar at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign and a recent recipient of the prestigious Guggenheim Fellowship. He has written for the Washington Post and has published critically-acclaimed serious adult nonfiction. He lives in Urbana, IL, with his wife and five children.

LeUyen Pham was born in Saigon, Vietnam and grew up in Southern California. She attended the Art Center College of Design and worked as a layout artist for Dreamworks before illustrating children's books full-time. She lives in San Francisco with her husband and baby boy.
  • Praise for Whose Toes Are Those? and Whose Knees Are These?:

    Child Magazine's Best Children's Book Award in 2006
    Nick Jr. Family Magazine Best Books of 2006 (for Whose Knees Are These? only)

    "The stories are sweet and simple, and children will enjoy bending knees or wiggling toes along with the protaganists...These titles will add welcome diversity to board-book collections."
    --School Library Journal

    "This pair of board books is perfectly pitched to its likely audience: babies and their admiring parents."
    --The New York Times Book Review

    "Lively board-book read-alouds with endearing rhymes and sprightly images of on-the-go youngsters."
    --Parenting Magazine

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Product Details

Girl of Mine
  • Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
  • Price: $6.99 US/$8.99 CAN
  • Pages: 20
  • Physical Dimensions: 6" x 6"
  • ISBN-13: 9780316735780
  • On Sale Date: 04/01/2010
Girl of Mine