My Two Moms and Me eBook ´ My Two eBook ¼ Moms

My Two Moms and Me An adorable board book for the babies and toddlers of lesbian mothers featuring a variety of diverse loving families with two momsFamilies with same sex parents are celebrated in this board book that follows busy moms and their kids throughout their day eating breakfast going on a playdate heading to the pool for a swim and settling back in at night with a bedtime story and a good night lullaby LGBT parents and their friends and families will welcome this diverse and cheerful book that reflects their own lives and family makeup It's an ideal baby shower and first birthday gift in a children's book market where gay parents are still greatly underrepresentedWith artwork by acclaimed and much followed fashion illustrator Izak Zenou this is a stylish smart humorous family focused book that will have babies and their two moms giggling as they enjoy it togetherAnd look for its companion board book My Two Dads and Me Loved this book It's uick and simple but does a good job delivering the story in a way children will understand Is it weird that I'm jealous of the effortless cool of all these easy breezy hipster mamas? Reading this and the companion My Two Dads and Me fosters something akin to the twinges of covetousness I feel when browsing celeb insta accounts or watching Glossier videos That said it's very cute and fun with its illustrations that look like fashion sketches It's also a badly needed board book that features young and modern same sex parents It's a bit wordy and confusingly a new set of parents appears on each spread though the narrative voice of a young child does not seem to change A young reader might wonder if this is one child with a dozen parents Yes Although I was kind of thrown off by the single narrative voice with changing families on each page Yay diversity but maybe don't make it all sound like one family in the words then? Or maybe they're just a family of shape shifters? One voice telling the story of them and their moms However via the images there are different moms and babies Straight forward story about all the things these babies do with their moms Or in other words the normal routine of any baby regardless of their family dynamic

  • Board book
  • 22 pages
  • My Two Moms and Me
  • Michael Joosten
  • 22 October 2016
  • 9780525580126

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