Item description for Everybody Has a Bellybutton: Your Life Before You Were Born by Laurence Pringle & Clare Wood...
Overview Discusses human life before birth and, hence, the reason for the bellybutton.
Publishers Description Everybody has a bellybutton, but what is its purpose? Award-winning author Laurence Pringle provides the answer in this unique angle on life from a single cell to birth. Pringle explains how the bellybutton is a vital link to life-giving-nutrients, water, and oxygen for a fetus in the womb. Everybody's bellybutton is a reminder of that mysterious, yet wonderful, time of life before birth. Enhanced by Clare Wood's strikingly detailed illustrations, Pringle's gentle description of life in the womb is both understandable and enjoyable for young children. A note to parents and a book list for further reading are included.
Citations And Professional Reviews Everybody Has a Bellybutton: Your Life Before You Were Born by Laurence Pringle & Clare Wood has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
Wilson Children's Catalog - 01/01/2010 page 459
Kirkus Review - Children - 08/01/1997 page 1227
Booklist - 09/15/1997 page 238
School Library Journal - 10/01/1997 page 122
Hornbook Guide to Children - 07/01/1997 page 137
Wilson Children's Catalog 96 - 01/01/1998 page 30
Wilson Children's Catalog - 01/01/2001 page 227
Wilson Children's Catalog - 01/01/2006 page 300
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Studio: Boyds Mills Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.31" Width: 10.32" Height: 0.36" Weight: 0.72 lbs.
Release Date Sep 1, 1997
Publisher Boyds Mills Press
ISBN 1563970090 ISBN13 9781563970092
Availability 0 units.
More About Laurence Pringle & Clare Wood
Laurence Pringle is a recipient of aLifetime Achievement Prize from the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Helives in WestNyack, New York. Meryl Henderson has illustrated numerous books for children, including "Bats!Stange and Wonderful, "and other books in the Strange and Wonderful series. She lives in upstate New York."
Laurence Pringle currently resides in West Nyack, in the state of New York. Laurence Pringle was born in 1935.
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