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Children's Fiction General

Mommy, You're Special To Me

illustrated by Kim Fleming

by (author) Laine Mitchell

Scholastic Canada Ltd
Initial publish date
Mar 2015
General, Parents
Recommended Age
Recommended Grade
  • Board book

    Publish Date
    Mar 2015
    List Price

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A celebration of all the things that make mommies special!

Giraffe’s mommy is kind and brave and strong as a knight. She’s very special to giraffe. As Giraffe meets other animals, she learns what each one finds special about its mommy. Panda’s mommy loves flowers and plants them in rows. Octopus’s mommy is famous and puts on plays. What makes your mommy so special to you?

With gorgeous watercolour illustrations featuring baby animals and their lovable moms, this gentle rhyming board book is perfect for moms and babies to cuddle up and read together.


About the authors

Kim Fleming's profile page


Laine Mitchell is an Australian author who has written the popular children's books We're Going on a Croc Hunt and We're Going on an Egg Hunt.


Laine Mitchell's profile page


  • Commended, Best Books for Kids and Teens, Canadian Children's Book Centre

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