Nancy Tafuri is the acclaimed author/illustrator of more than 30 children's books, including the Caldecott Honor .
Nancy Tafuri is the acclaimed author/illustrator of more than 30 children's books, including the Caldecott Honor Book Have You Seen My Duckling? "I feel honored to be creating literature for young children," she says. Seeing how very important these early years are in children's lives, I hope that my books contribute in some small way to their growth, with the feelings I try to project through line, color, shape, and story. This morning, when I gave him You Are Special, Little One, he stroked the beautiful foxes on the cover and said, "I love you!" Just like I Love You, Little One, this book reads like a gentle lullaby.
When Tafuri first attempted picture book illustration in the late 1970’s picture books were aimed at five- Nancy Tafuri is probably best known as the creator of Have You Seen My Duckling?, a 1985 Caldecott Honor Book described by Parent’s Choice as beautifully precise yet emotionally affecting. Trained as a graphic designer, Tafuri has authored more than 45 books over 30 years for the very young. When Tafuri first attempted picture book illustration in the late 1970’s picture books were aimed at five-, six-, and seven-year-olds.
Whose Chick Are You? Board Book. It is a nice hardcover book that will be a nice addition to any collection/ Wonderful repeating message about how special a young animal, person, etc. is to its parents. A nice message and a good gift, because it's unlikely that everyone else knows about this book.
Tafuri draws her flora and fauna in gentle strokes and includes striking details of wildlife and its habitats. This companion to I Love You, Little One (1998) reads like a love song. This homage to familial love ends with a young boy asking the same question of his parents drawing a parallel among all species.
I Love You, Little One Nancy Tafuri 043913439137461 A tender book by the acclaimed Caldecott Honor . What others are saying
I Love You, Little One Nancy Tafuri 043913439137461 A tender book by the acclaimed Caldecott Honor winning author/illustrator. Win My Heart Best Children Books Toddler Books Childrens Books Teaching Kids Aleta Animal Books Reading Levels Bedtime Stories. I Love You, Little One Nancy Tafuri 043913439137461 A tender book by the acclaimed Caldecott Honor winning author/illustrator. What others are saying. Deep in the woods, animal mothers reassure their little ones of the many ways they are loved
Tafuri was born on November 14, 1946, in Brooklyn, New York.
Place of Publication. Something Special Mr Tumble's Pocket Library by Egmont Publishing UK (Board book, 2014). Peppa Pig: 1000 First Words Sticker Book by Penguin Books Ltd (Paperback, 2017). 8). £. 9 New. 7 Used. Let's Go on Holiday! Sticker Activity by Parragon Books Ltd (Paperback, 2016).
I love you, little one. by. Tafuri, Nancy. no page number in the book. New York : Scholastic Press. inlibrary; printdisabled; ; ctlibrary; china; americana.
1st ed. by Nancy Tafuri. Published 2003 by Scholastic Press in New York.
January 13, 2012 History. You are special, little one. Close. 1 2 3 4 5. Want to Read. 1st ed.