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Just Like Daddy (Hardcover) (Ovi Nedelcu)

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A vivdly illustrated day in the life of a little boy and his daddy, this charming picture book paints a gently ironic comparison of how the day unfolds for each of them.The toddler is filled with glee as he tackles each new challenge, while the dad faces his day with a a more grown-up combination of perseverance and resignation--yet he finds himself inspired by his son's open-hearted optimism. Spreads alternate between perspectives--the little boy's excitement at driving his toy car around compared with his father trying to navigate traffic, for example. The tension is resolved by a transcendent final spread that shows what makes it all worthwhile. In its unvarnished yet loving acceptance of the travails of being a working parent, Just Like Daddy is a perfect Father's Day gift for today's dads.
    A vivdly illustrated day in the life of a little boy and his daddy, this charming picture book paints a gently ironic comparison of how the day unfolds for each of them.
    The toddler is filled with glee as he tackles each new challenge, while the dad faces his day with a a more grown-up combination of perseverance and resignation--yet he finds himself inspired by his son's open-hearted optimism. Spreads alternate between perspectives--the little boy's excitement at driving his toy car around compared with his father trying to navigate traffic, for example. The tension is resolved by a transcendent final spread that shows what makes it all worthwhile. In its unvarnished yet loving acceptance of the travails of being a working parent, Just Like Daddy is a perfect Father's Day gift for today's dads.
      Number of Pages: 1
      Genre: Juvenile Fiction
      Sub-Genre: Boys + Men, Business + Careers + Occupations, Family / Parents
      Format: Hardcover
      Publisher: Random House Inc
      Age Range: 4-8 years
      Author: Ovi Nedelcu
      Language: English
      Street Date: April 28, 2015
      TCIN: 16893736
      UPC: 9781576877562
      Item Number (DPCI): 247-42-3151
      $15.25
      MSRPReg: $17.95 Save $2.70 (15% off)

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