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Pat-a-Cake

By Mary Brigid Barrett
Illustrated by LeUyen Pham

LeUyen Pham’s adorable, vibrant illustrations bring Mary Brigid Barrett’s singsong text to life in a board book for the very young.

If you can pat a cake, why not a peach or a cold and bumpy pickle? How about a fuzzy caterpillar crawling on your knee? A well-known rhyme expands into a tactile exploration of a toddler’s world.

  • Featuring the bold and playful illustrations of LeUyen Pham.
  • Rhyming text features all kinds of tactile pleasures.
  • Sturdy board book format perfect for the toddler set.

About the author

Mary Brigid Barrett has written and illustrated many award-winning picture and board books, including Shoebox Sam. In addition, she served as creative editor for Our White House: Looking In, Looking Out and The Exquisite Corpse Adventure, published by Candlewick Press. In her spare time she is the president and executive director of The National Children's Book and Literacy Alliance. She lives in Lincoln, Massachusetts.

About the illustrator

LeUyen Pham is the author-illustrator of Big Sister, Little Sister and has illustrated many other books for children, including the New York Times bestseller Grace for President by Kelly DiPucchio. With Candlewick, she has illustrated God’s Dream by Archbishop Desmond Tutu and Douglas Carlton Abrams and Aunt Mary’s Rose by Douglas Wood. She lives in San Francisco.

ISBN: 9780763643584
Imprint: Candlewick
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Board Book
Release Date: January 1, 2014
Dimensions: 171 x 180mm, 16pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $12.99
New Zealand RRP: $14.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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