Big Momma Makes the World

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Big Momma Makes the World
Written by Phyllis Root
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN-10: 0763626007
ISBN-13: 9780763626006
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Big Momma Makes the World

author: Phyllis Root
illustrator: Helen Oxenbury

When Big Momma makes the world, she doesnít mess around. With a baby on her hip and laundry piling up, she demands light and dark, earth and sky, creepers and crawlers, and lots of folks to trade stories with on the front porch. And when the work is done, Big Momma, she is pleased all right. "Thatís good," she says. "Thatís real good." With down-home language and infectious rhythms, Phyllis Root spins a creation myth like no other, brilliantly illustrated by the incomparable Helen Oxenbury.

"Among the many creation retellings and variations, this one takes the cake." ó The Horn Book (starred review)
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isbn-10/isbn-13:
0763626007 /  9780763626006
on sale date:
03/2007
type/format:
Picture Books / Trade Paperback
age range:
4 yrs - 8 yrs
# of pages/size:
48 / 10 13/16" x 9 5/8"
grade range:
Preschool - Grade 3
 
subjects:
Humorous Stories; Holidays & Celebrations; Religion;
 
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