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If I Could Keep You Little (Hardcover) by Marianne Richmond

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Dimensions (Overall): 8.1 Inches (H) x 8.2 Inches (W) x .4 Inches (D)
Weight: .65 Pounds
Suggested Age: 4-8 Years
Number of Pages: 32
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Family / General, Imagination + Play
Publisher: Sourcebooks Jabberwocky
Format: Hardcover
Author: Marianne Richmond
Language: English
Street Date: August 1, 2010
TCIN: 13313701
UPC: 9781934082928
Item Number (DPCI): 059-03-2327
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported


About the Book

A mother dreams about keeping her child young, but realizes that she would miss important milestones in her child's life.

Book Synopsis

If I Could Keep You Little speaks straight to your heart, illuminating the tender balance between letting your child grow up and savoring the beauty of right now. Perfect for Valentine's Day gifts, your family library, or storytime read-alouds for any day of the year.

If I could keep you little,
I'd keep you close to me.
But then I'd miss you growing
into who you're meant to be!

Marianne Richmond is a bestselling author and artist who has touched the lives of millions for more than two decades by creating books that celebrate the love of family.

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Estimated ship dimensions: 8.5 inches length x 8.25 inches width x 0.25 inches height
Estimated ship weight: 0.6 pounds
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4.8 out of 5 stars with 8 reviews
100% would recommend
4 recommendations

Such a sweet book!

5 out of 5 stars
Carissa - 2 years ago, Verified purchaser
I am expecting my second girl in a few weeks. I bought this for my 2 year old. Love it!
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It's a classic!

5 out of 5 stars
Would recommend
CeCe - 2 years ago, Verified purchaser
I love this book. I read it to my grandson every night. I get a little sentimental after reading it every time. Beautiful book. A must have!
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5 out of 5 stars
Would recommend
Melp - 3 years ago, Verified purchaser
Sweet book! If only we could keep them little! :’(
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Love this book

5 out of 5 stars
Would recommend
boymom2010 - 8 years ago
I love this book and so does my son. It always makes me get a little teary eyed but it is a good reminder to let our kids grow up to be who they are supposed to be.
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Love it

5 out of 5 stars
Would recommend
Tori - 8 years ago
Exactly what I was looking for. Such a great book. My daughter and I enjoy it.
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