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Mama Loves
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Mama Loves
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"Mama loves you, little kit,
and lifts you gently by the scruff.

Mama loves her pack of cubs
and scolds you when you play too rough."

Celebrate the love between mother and child in this gentle, rhymed rhapsody of mother-love as dogs, cats, bears, ducklings, whales -- and so many more -- shower unconditional love on their babies. Filled with best-selling illustrator Lisa McCue's menagerie of cuddly creatures, Mama Loves is perfect for human mamas to share with their young.
"Mama loves you, little kit,
and lifts you gently by the scruff.

Mama loves her pack of cubs
and scolds you when you play too rough."

Celebrate the love between mother and child in this gentle, rhymed rhapsody of mother-love as dogs, cats, bears, ducklings, whales -- and so many more -- shower unconditional love on their babies. Filled with best-selling illustrator Lisa McCue's menagerie of cuddly creatures, Mama Loves is perfect for human mamas to share with their young.
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  • ATOS:
    2.0
  • Lexile:
    540
  • Interest Level:
    LG
  • Text Difficulty:
    K - 1

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About the Author-
  • MOLLY GOODE has written several Step into Reading books and Bright and Early Beginner Books.

    LISA McCUE has illustrated more than 175 books for children in the past 30 years. Her work also appears on fabrics, greeting cards, and more. Born in Brooklyn, New York, she now lives with her family on the Chesapeake Bay.
Reviews-
  • School Library Journal

    August 1, 1999
    PreS-Gr 1-Various mammals and birds populate this warm and tender story. Animal mothers caring for their young are portrayed on one- or two-page spreads, accompanied by rhyming couplets that are occasionally clumsy to read aloud. Repetition of the phrase "Mama loves" brings home the point again and again. McCue's soft, full-color illustrations are realistic, except for the fanciful smiles. The text is large and the page layout appropriate. Children who enjoy a soothing bedtime story will soon learn the rhymes and be able to read the book themselves. Mothers who share this with their youngsters will be compelled to end with a hug and a "Your mama loves you, too."-Sharon R. Pearce, Geronimo Public School, OK

    Copyright 1999 School Library Journal, LLC Used with permission.

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    Random House Children's Books
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