When I Carried You in My Belly

by Thrity Umrigar, Ziyue Chen

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Love Your Forever meets On the Night You Were Born in this heartwarming picture book about a mother's love for her child.

The special bond between a mother and her child begins well before the baby is born. But once the baby is born and starts to grow into...
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Published By Running Press Kids

Format Hardback


Number Of Pages 40

Publication Date 04/04/2017

ISBN 9780762460588

Dimensions 9.25 inches x 9.25 inches

"Umrigar's story celebrates a mother's love, her daughter's individuality, and the contributions of extended family."
— -Publishers Weekly

"[W]ill strike a chord with both new mothers and children, who love to hear about their beginnings. The ending spreads tug heartstrings.... Umrigar's flights of fancy may lead parents and children to ponder their own specific traits and what might have led to them."
— Kirkus Reviews

"A warm and lovely bedtime poem."

— Dav Pilkey, Caldecott Honor Award-winning creator of The Paperboy