Because Your Mommy Loves You

by Andrew Clements, R. W. Alley

In this sweet companion book to Because Your Daddy Loves You, a little boy and his mom go on a hiking trip and camp out under the stars. Mommy is as calm and reassuring, but also goes far to foster her son's independence in an encouraging and loving way. As heartwarming as its predecessor, this read-aloud book is sure to become a family favorite.

  • Format: Hardcover
  • ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780547255224
  • ISBN-10: 0547255225
  • Pages: 32
  • Publication Date: 04/03/2012
  • Carton Quantity: 50

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  • About the Book
    When a little boy and his mom go camping, mini-disasters abound, and there are
    lots of opportunities for Mom to step in and fix everything. But instead, with a loving
    touch, this mommy shows her child ways to do things for himself, going far to encourage
    her child’s independence. And there is still plenty of opportunity for snuggling
    under the stars.
    This warm and humorous testament to all the loving things a supportive mom does
    each day is every bit as heartwarming as its predecessor and is sure to become a favorite
    for families everywhere.
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    "Clements and Alley reunite to produce a strong companion title to Because Your Daddy Loves You (2005)...Sure to connect with children in many ways--the adventure of camping, learning how to do things all by oneself and conquering initial anxieties."--Kirkus

    "The repetition in the text is engaging, and children will enjoy this tale of an adventurous day hiking and an overnight in a tent."--School Library Journal

    "With tenderness and gentle humor, Alley's light-filled ink, watercolor, and acrylic illustrations capture the bond between mother and son."--Publishers Weekly
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