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Here we are notes for living on planet Earth. by Jeffers, Oliver.

By: Jeffers, Oliver.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York: Philomel Books, 2017Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm.ISBN: 978-0-399-16789-8.Subject(s): Conduct of life -- Fiction | Earth (Planet) -- Fiction | Parent and child -- FictionDDC classification: E JEF Awards: A TIME Magazine Best Book of the Year A NPR Best Book of 2017 A Boston Globe Best Book of 2017Summary: Oliver Jeffers, arguably the most influential creator of picture books today, offers a rare personal look inside his own hopes and wishes for his child--and in doing so gifts children and parents everywhere with a gently sweet and humorous missive about our world and those who call it home. Insightfully sweet, with a gentle humor and poignancy, here is Oliver Jeffers' user's guide to life on Earth. He created it specially for his son, yet with a universality that embraces all children and their parents. Be it a complex view of our planet's terrain (bumpy, sharp, wet), a deep look at our place in space (it's big), or a guide to all of humanity (don't be fooled, we are all people), Oliver's signature wit and humor combine with a value system of kindness and tolerance to create a must-have book for parents.
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Oliver Jeffers, arguably the most influential creator of picture books today, offers a rare personal look inside his own hopes and wishes for his child--and in doing so gifts children and parents everywhere with a gently sweet and humorous missive about our world and those who call it home.

Insightfully sweet, with a gentle humor and poignancy, here is Oliver Jeffers' user's guide to life on Earth. He created it specially for his son, yet with a universality that embraces all children and their parents. Be it a complex view of our planet's terrain (bumpy, sharp, wet), a deep look at our place in space (it's big), or a guide to all of humanity (don't be fooled, we are all people), Oliver's signature wit and humor combine with a value system of kindness and tolerance to create a must-have book for parents.

Lexile: AD530L Interest Level: K-3 Reading Level: 2.1

A TIME Magazine Best Book of the Year
A NPR Best Book of 2017
A Boston Globe Best Book of 2017

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