Sharing (Board book)
Normally we can get this book to the store for you in a day or two. During the seasonal rush, this might not be possible.
A perfect sharing book for your toddler — with clever cut outs showing how two friends can be happy enjoying things they want together.
★ A Kirkus Best Book of 2020
★ An ABC Best Books for Young Readers selection
★ "Sharing is caring, and this small gem of a board book is a delight to share with little listeners.” —Kirkus Reviews, starred review
When two rabbits want the same carrot, how can they decide who gets it? When two monkeys want the same banana, what are they to do? The answer becomes clear when you turn the die-cut pages to find the answers underneath in this clever concept book from a board book master. This adorable and interactive book is the perfect way for young children to learn the importance of sharing--both the things they crave and the time of others.
“Many of us struggle all our lives with this concept. The brilliant Yusuke Yonezu, master board book creator, shows toddlers (and grownups) how it's done.” —Maria Russo, Editorial Director, mineditionUS
About the Author
Author/illustrator Yusuke Yonezu is the creator of many essential minedition board books that have been published in more than twenty languages and sold millions of copies around the world, including We Love Each Other, Moving Blocks, Circles, Squares, the Guess What? series of board books and Yum Yum! among many others.
A Kirkus Best Book of 2020
★ Sharing is caring, and this small gem of a board book is a delight to share with little listeners.” —Kirkus Reviews, starred review
“In this attractive book, pairs of young animals solve their dilemmas fairy by sharing….distinctive artwork… A sturdy board book…with a playful touch.” —Booklist
An ABC Best Books for Young Readers Catalog featured title
“One of 'The best books for 2-year-olds that you haven’t read, yet!’...This adorable board book for 2-year-olds will show your kids the joys of sharing….The sweet ending will result in lots of hugs." -- What We Do All Day
"A delightful way to introduce the joy of sharing with family and friends, Sharing would make a go-to book for teaching this important skill to preschoolers in home, school, and public library collections.” -- Celebrate Picture Books
“A clever idea of breaking things apart to share them.” — Elizabeth Bird, A Fuse #8 Production/SLJ.com, Great Board Books of 2020 feature
“Reminds us to make the best of difficult situations, turn to friends to help solve problems, and appreciate the value of shared experiences.” -- Unpacking Picture Book Power
★★★★★ “Another wonderful board book by Yonezu...a great way to show young children that sharing is important, but so is sharing equally…..illustrations are delightful–colorful and expressive and will definitely appeal to young children. The pages are very sturdy with die-cut images showing the complete item before it is divided. Perfect for children between the ages of infant and three years old." — Youth Services Book Review
“minedition books for babies and toddlers raise the bar for books for young readers bringing bright bold artwork with just-right stories and concepts from authors and artists from around the world….Perfect for learning basic concepts….Beautifully built to last.” — Mom and More