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Up! : how families around the world carry their little ones / written by Susan Hughes ; illustrated by Ashley Barron.

Hughes, Susan, 1960- (author.). Barron, Ashley, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 7 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Benton Co PL - Fowler E HUG (Text) 34044000916088 Easy Available -
Eckhart PL - Auburn Plaza JP HUG (Text) 840191002427690 Auburn Plaza - Children's Picture Books Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville EASY HUG (Text) 37323005352011 EASY-PICT In transit -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library E HUG (Text) 78551000375904 Easy Collection Available -
Morgan Co PL - Monrovia Branch E HUG (Text) 78551000376390 Easy Collection Available -
Princeton PL - Princeton J Fic Hughes Pic (Text) 30890000675700 New Youth materials Available -
Syracuse Turkey Creek Twp PL - Syracuse E HUG BLUE DOT (Text) 50577011043094 Picture Books Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette JE FIC Hug (Text) 31951004221245 Children's Room - Picture Books Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781771471763
  • ISBN: 177147176X
  • Physical Description: 22 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: Toronto : Owlkids Books, 2017.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: "Around the world, little ones are carried in many different ways: in slings, on shoulders, in backpacks, on hips, in baskets, and in loving arms. Up! depicts ten places around the world, from Afghanistan to northern Canada, Peru to West Africa. In each place, a mom, dad, grandparent, aunt, uncle, cousin, or sibling lovingly carries a baby. With various family configurations and settings ranging from a busy outdoor market to a high-rise apartment kitchen, the book wholeheartedly celebrates diversity. Gorgeous cut-paper collage art adds warmth and brightness, and brings the lyrical text to life. Repetition of the phrase "Upsy-daisy" on each spread lends familiarity, and reminds readers that love for a little one is a universal feeling."-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note: AD 400 Lexile.
Subject: Infant carriers > Cross-cultural studies > Juvenile literature.
Infants > Care > Cross-cultural studies > Juvenile literature.
Infant carriers > Juvenile literature.
Infants > Care > Juvenile literature.
Infant carriers > Cross-cultural studies.
Babies > Care > Cross-cultural studies.
Infant carriers.
Babies > Care.

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