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Why Cry?
Why Cry?

Why Cry?


Yonezu Board Book


18 Pages, 6.75 x 6.75

Formats: Board Book

Board Book, $9.99 (US $9.99) (CA $11.99)

Publication Date: September 2016

ISBN 9789888341047

Rights: WOR

minedition (Sep 2016)

Price: $9.99


An amusing and imaginative lift the flap book guaranteed to bring a smile to a teary face

Lots of tears call for lots of reassurance that everything's going to be okay. What better way to cheer someone up than with a lovely surprise! Here's a book that's sure to coax a smile from little ones, as page by page the colors behind these crying faces build up into a wonderful rainbow. This clever die-cut design will have young children smiling in no time!


"Die-cut, wide-open crying mouths build up to a happy surprise at the end. This whimsical board book aims to bring a smile to the face of a crying child . . . . Sure to encourage toddlers to smile." —Kirkus Reviews

Author Biography

Yusuke Yonezu is an author and illustrator who was born in Tokyo. Almost two million of his books have been sold worldwide in numerous languages. His books include the Guess What? series, 5 Little Apples, Bottoms Up!, Rainbow Chameleon, Time for Bed, Nori!, Triangles, We Love Each Other, and Who is Smiling?, all published by minedition.