Here Are My Hands
Bill Martin Jr and John Archambault; Illustrated by Ted Rand
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
Ideally suited to the board-book format, Here Are My Hands invites very young children to respond spontaneously and creatively as they learn the parts of the body. The rhyming text and bold illustrations do more than name the eyes, ears, nose, and toes. By featuring children of many different backgrounds, the book quietly celebrates the commonality of people around the world.
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Read the Kirkus Review of HERE ARE MY HANDS . A dozen suitably assorted five- or six-year-olds point out different parts of the body, each accompanied by half of a rhymed couplet: "Here are my feet for stopping and going. - Kirkus Reviews