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You Are a Beautiful Beginning

Author: Nina Laden and Kelsey Garrity-Riley  

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An inspiring picture book that celebrates individuality, community, and every child's potential to write their own story.

Children play cooperatively in a forest, and their stick creations draw the interest of small gnome-like creatures, who make their own additions.

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An inspiring picture book that celebrates individuality, community, and every child's potential to write their own story.

Children play cooperatively in a forest, and their stick creations draw the interest of small gnome-like creatures, who make their own additions.

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It is not wishing to be different.It is learning to love being you.It is not the end of your story.It is a beautiful beginning, too.Three children come together to build a magnificent and cozy treehouse for all their forest friends. Along the way, they discover the truth behind the adage that "it is not the destination, but the journey."Kelsey Garrity-Riley's inviting, gently magical art pairs beautifully with a lyrical, deceptively simple text to create a picture book that is equal parts inspirational story and peaceful lullaby.This is another uplifting and original book from bestseller Nina Laden, the creator of Peek-A-Who and the author of If I Had a Little Dream and Yellow Kayak.

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Critic Reviews

“"The children's story emphasizes a positive sense of self and optimism for what the journey tomorrow will bring. On discouraging days, this book will help readers find their place in the world with greater love for themselves and others." -- Kirkus Reviews”

"The children's story emphasizes a positive sense of self and optimism for what the journey tomorrow will bring. On discouraging days, this book will help readers find their place in the world with greater love for themselves and others." --Kirkus Reviews

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About the Author

Nina Laden is an award-winning, bestselling author and illustrator. Her many books include The Night I Followed the Dog, Peek-a-Who, When Pigasso Met Mootisse, and Yellow Kayak. Nina was raised in the New York City area, and now lives on an island in the San Juan Islands of Washington State. ninaladen.comKelsey Garrity-Riley is an illustrator living and working in Brooklyn, New York. She grew up in Germany and Belgium before moving to the US to attend the Savannah College of Art and Design. Kelsey's picture books include Goldie Takes a Stand, Other Wordly, Born to Ride, and Frankie's Favorite Foods. kgriley.com

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Product Details

Publisher
St Martin's Press
Published
25th August 2020
Pages
40
ISBN
9781250311832

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