By John Coy

Simple, poetic text and striking photographs celebrate all that fathers do—from working and fixing to cooking and hugging. Diverse and inclusive, this book is a perfect Father's Day gift!

Celebrate all that fathers do: building, fixing, cooking, cleaning, laughing, crying, hugging, playing and more! John Coy and Wing Young Huie—the author and photographer behind Their Great Gift—reunite for a new book that shows a wide range of fathers and children, particularly highlighting families of color and lower-income families, who often aren't depicted in children's books. This beautiful book is a perfect Father's Day gift!

  • Author John Coy is a father and grandfather, and in this book he offers an expansive, nonstereotypical view of all fathers do
  • Photos are from award-winning photographer Wing Young Huie
  • Offers a refreshing alternative to typical Father's Day books, many of which feature animal families rather than human families

About the author

John Coy is the author of the picture books Strong to the Hoop, Around the World, Hoop Genius, Game Changer, and Their Great Gift. He lives in Minneapolis and visits schools nationally and internationally.

About the illustrator

Wing Young Huie photographs the dizzying socioeconomic and cultural realities of American society, much of it centred on the urban cores of his home state of Minnesota. His work has been exhibited nationally and internationally.

ISBN: 9781541578395
Imprint: Carolrhoda Books – Lerner Publishing Group
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: July 1, 2020
Dimensions: 248 x 248mm, 32pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $27.99
New Zealand RRP: $29.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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