Why Do You Cry?: Not a Sob Story

Kate Klise (Author) M. Sarah Klise (Illustrator)
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Description

Crying is just for babies--right?

In a starred review, Publishers Weekly said of Kate and M. Sarah Klise's first picture book, Shall I Knit You A Hat? "The Klises consistently sound notes of tenderness and humor." They continue to do so as Little Rabbit and his mother return in a sweet new story.

Little Rabbit is about to turn five, and he decides he's all through with crying. He doesn't want crybabies at his birthday party, so he tells his friends they can come only if they're big, like him, and don't cry anymore. When all of his friends admit to crying sometimes, Little Rabbit is shocked. Does everybody cry? Why?

Why Do You Cry? is a 2007 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year.

"Author Klise presents young readers with a gentle lesson about growing up. Illustrator Klise fills her bright acrylic illustrations with delightful detail." - Kirkus Reviews

Product Details

Price
$18.99  $17.47
Publisher
Henry Holt & Company
Publish Date
May 30, 2006
Pages
32
Dimensions
8.74 X 0.36 X 10.2 inches | 0.7 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9780805073195

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About the Author

Kate Klise lives and writes on her farm in a valley north of Norwood, Missouri.

M. Sarah Klise draws and paints in her studio in Berkeley, California.

Kate and Sarah are sisters who have previously collaborated on novels and the picture book Shall I Knit You a Hat?