Little Gorilla

by Ruth Bornstein
$7.99
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As beloved Little Gorilla grows up, he discovers that love grows with him. Perfect for bedtime or snuggle-time, this warm and timeless classic reassures readers that as they grow and change, they are always loved.


  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780899194219
  • ISBN-10: 0899194214
  • Pages: 32
  • Publication Date: 03/17/1986
  • Carton Quantity: 50

About the book

As beloved Little Gorilla grows up, he discovers that love grows with him. Perfect for bedtime or snuggle-time, this warm and timeless classic reassures readers that as they grow and change, they are always loved. 

 

Just about everybody in the great green forest loves Little Gorilla. His mother loves him. His father loves him. Even Big Boa Constrictor loves him. But Little Gorilla begins to grow . . . and Grow . . . and GROW. And then, when Little Gorilla isn’t so little anymore—everyone still loves him! A soothing, rhythmic text and expressive illustration create a heartwarming story about the security and constancy of love.

About the author
Ruth Bornstein

Ruth Lercher Bornstein has written and illustrated numerous books, including The Dancing Man, Little Gorilla, Rabbit's Good News, and That's How it is When We Draw. She is also a painter and longtime folk dancer.  

Reviews

Little Gorilla's velvety-soft world seems as comfortably secure as the story's evocation of love and friendship.

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