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As seen in Neonatology Today


This beautiful collaboration between a children’s librarian and an NBA- player-turned-watercolor-artist introduces the most natural and loving act—mothers nursing their young. Winner of a Parents’ Favorite Products Award, the book’s luminous illustrations and lyrical, bilingual (English/ Spanish) text give children a glimpse into the worlds of 13 different mammal babies. Compelling childhood facts also broaden the reader’s knowledge about each animal.


The book’s overarching theme of breastfeeding inspires conversations about parenting, biology, habitats, survival, and more, making this book an engaging choice for young children as well as elementary school readers.


As seen in Kirkus ReviewsThis bilingual (English/Spanish) book showcases different baby mammals all sharing one common trait: They are all nursing from their mothers. In rhyming English text accompanied by its Spanish counterpart, readers are introduced to 13 different nursing mammals. The illustrations are done in watercolor, the inherent gentleness and warmth of the media making it an ideal complement to the text... Older children will enjoy the extra information that can be found about each animal at the end ... A sweet book...


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A portion of all sales of this book will be donated to La Leche League International


Read a blog post by the author here

Babies Nurse / Así se alimentan los bebés

  • Product type Paperback, Hardback, or eBook (full color)
    Pages 32

    Paperback: 978-1-930775-72-5

    Hardback: 978-1-930775-73-2

    eBook: 978-1-930775-40-4

    Dimensions 10 7/8" x 8 3/8"
    Age Range 4-7
    Grade Range preschool-2nd grade

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