Don’t Go to School!, by Máire Zepf | Book Giveaway
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The Children’s Book Review | August 25, 2017
Benno is really excited about his first day at school. But there’s one problem: MOMMY!
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Age Range: 4-5
Giveaway begins August 25, 2017, at 12:01 A.M. PST and ends September 25, 2017, at 11:59 P.M. PST.
Written by Máire Zepf
Publisher’s Synopsis: Benno is really excited about his first day at school. But there’s one problem: MOMMY! A laugh-out-loud twist on a familiar theme.
What can a little bear do when he’s all ready for his first day of school—but his mother isn’t? “DON”T GO TO SCHOOL!” she wails. “STAY HERE WITH ME!” Mommy sulks, she’s shy, she even throws a tantrum. Can Benno convince her that everything’s okay? He comes up with an ingenious idea to help her adjust—one that many a mom and dad will recognize. This humorous story will reassure and delight nervous children, while parents feeling a little sad to see their babies grow up and march off to school will empathize with Mom!
Ages 4-5 | Publisher: Sterling Children’s Books | 2017 | ISBN-13: 978-1454923596
About the Author
Author Máire Zepf’s debut children’s novel, the time-travelling thriller Tubaiste Ar An Titanic (Cló Mhaigh Eo, 2012), was short-listed for Gradam Réics Carló, the Irish-language children’s book of the year award. Don’t Go to School! is her first picture book. She lives in County Down in Ireland.
About the Illustrator
Tarsila Krüse is a Dublin-based illustrator whose work is character focused and influenced by everyday relationships with a whimsical and heartwarming touch. Her art has been featured in magazines, advertising, posters, exhibitions, and fanzines.
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