Our know-it-all narrator is at it again, in this hilarious companion to the "New York Times "bestselling "How to Be a Baby . . . by Me, the Big Sister." Take it from the six-year-old "bride-to-be" No one will marry you if you don't "ever "brush your hair and it looks like a bird's nest back there. And "never "get married when it's dark, because you might not see the groom, and marry the wrong person. When you have found your Own True Love, you must ask permission. "Can I marry you please?" you say. "Yes, please," he says.
Here is "the "perfect book for kids who play pretend and throw mock weddings, and also for grown-ups who are "actual "brides-to-be."" And don't miss the third installment in the How-to Series, "How to Get a Job . . . By Me, the Boss.
About the Author
Sally Lloyd-Jones is a leading writer of inspirational books for children. She is the author of three bestselling children s Bibles, including the Gold Book Award-winning Baby s First Bible and, most recently, the Moonbeam Award Winner and ALA notable, The Jesus Storybook Bible: Every Story Whispers His Name. She has written many picture books for children, including the critically acclaimed New York Times bestseller How to Be a Baby: By Me, the Big Sister. Sally was born and raised in Africa, was schooled in England, and now lives in New York City. She can be found at www.sallylloyd-jones.com.
SUE HEAP is the illustrator of the Smarties Prize-winning "Cowboy Baby". She lives in England.
Review, The New York Times Book Review, June 14, 2009:
"The sage advice is wittily illustrated ... and full of ideas for playing wedding make-believe, involving cake, presents, and pets."