Rain! (Board Book)

by Linda Ashman, Christian Robinson

Good attitude can chase away the blues at any age! Now in a board book format for more rainy day reading.

  • Format: Board Book
  • ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780544880375
  • ISBN-10: 0544880374
  • Pages: 30
  • Publication Date: 03/28/2017
  • Carton Quantity: 28

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About the Book
About the Authors
  • About the Book
    2014 Ezra Jack Keats New Illustrator Award Winner 
    *“Altogether delightful.” —Kirkus Reviews, starred review
    One rainy day in the city, an eager little boy exclaims, “Rain!” Across town a grumpy man grumbles, “Rain.” In this endearing book, now in board book format, a rainy-day cityscape comes to life in vibrant, cut-paper-style artwork. The boy in his green frog hat splashes in puddles—“Hoppy, hoppy, hoppy!”—while the old man curses the “dang puddles.” Can the boy’s natural exuberance (and perhaps a cookie) cheer up the grouchy gentleman and turn the day around?
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  • Reviews

    "Altogether delightful."
    Kirkus, starred review

    "Good and bad moods alike can be contagious, as this rainy-day story handily demonstrates."
    Publishers Weekly

    "This will be ideal to share in late winter when everyone is suffering from the winter blues and needs a reminder to make the most of the gloom and gray."
    School Library Journal

    "Two very different attitudes about the weather go head-to-head in Linda Ashman's buoyant Rain!"
    New York Times Book Review

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