Lina Baby Baby
The Book at a Glance:
Title: Lina Baby Baby
Author: Anne Green
Illustrator: Lisa Covelli
Format: Hardcover, 8 X 8 picture book, thick, glossy pages, reinforced binding
Illustrations: Full Color
Hardcover Price: TBD
Publisher: KWiL Publishing, LLC
Summary: Lina and her rag doll, aptly named Baby, keep busy pointing out socks and shoes and reds and blues until Baby gets hungry. Lina feeds her, later soothes her when she cries, and finally, just as she is heading for a nap herself, tucks Baby into bed.
Packed with heart, peppered with playfulness and ever so true to life, toddlers are going to fall in love with Lina and her doll. Their magical morning together, captured through vibrant pencil and watercolor illustrations and told through minimal, sometimes rhyming text with stay in the hearts and minds of young readers when they do finally peel away from the book to play, and for many, many years after that.
Finally, a book about how kids play with dolls free from stereotypes and that contributes to the call #weneeddiversebooks.