$6.99 US | $8.49 CAN
Available April 1, 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.
Jabari Asim is the author of several adult and children's
books, including Preaching to the Chickens which was named one of the
New York Times Best Illustrated Books of 2016 and Fifty Cents and a Dream-an
NAACP Image Award Nominee, CCBC Choice, School Library Journal Editor's
Choice, and Kirkus Best Book. He is an associate professor at Emerson
College in Boston and the former executive editor of The Crisis, the
magazine of the NAACP. He recently was honored with a Guggenheim Fellowship. He
lives in Newton, Massachusetts.
Lynn Gaines is a graduate of the Cleveland Institute of Art and has been illustrating greeting cards for more than 20 years. She lives in Northeast Ohio with her husband, mother, and two crazy cats. This is her first picture book.