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You Be Mommy (Hardcover)

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By Karla Clark, Zoe Persico (Illustrator), Zoe Persico (Illustrator)
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Author Karla Clark is now living in Rockford, IL.  In traveling for her work, she has frequently come to Books on First, and proprietor Carolyn Chin has reviewed Clark's first book, Between Courses: A Culinary Love Story, for which she is rumored to be currently writing a sequel.

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Description


A tired mommy lets her daughter have a turn being the parent at bedtime in You Be Mommy, a humorously charming debut picture book from writer Karla Clark and illustrator Zoe Persico.

Mommy's too tired to be Mommy tonight.
Can you be Mommy and hold me tight?

In this clever, rhyming picture book, a mother tells her child that she's simply too tired to be Mommy tonight and asks her daughter to take over for her.

An utterly relatable theme told with humor and heart provides a story parents and children will delight in reading together at bedtime.

About the Author


Karla Clark writes fiction for adults and children, including the companion picture books You Be Mommy and You Be Daddy. She is an active member of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators and the Chicago Writers Association. Karla lives in Rockford, Illinois, with her husband and adult autistic son. When she's not writing, Karla creates decoupage paper collages that she sells at art shows.

Zoe Persico is an illustrator with a love for everything cute, colorful, and full of whimsy. Her books include Mermaids Fast Asleep, Summer Color and Georgia's Terrific, Colorific Experiment. She currently resides in comfy and cozy Illinois with her significant other, Kasper, and their dog named Zombie.

Zoe Persico is an illustrator with a love for everything cute, colorful, and full of whimsy. Her books include Mermaids Fast Asleep, Summer Color and Georgia's Terrific, Colorific Experiment. She currently resides in comfy and cozy Illinois with her significant other, Kasper, and their dog named Zombie.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781250225382
ISBN-10: 1250225388
Publisher: Feiwel & Friends
Publication Date: March 31st, 2020
Pages: 32
Language: English