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A Baby for Loving
A Baby for Loving

A Baby for Loving

By Libby Hathorn, Illustrated by Tamsin Ainslie


32 Pages, 9.5 x 9.5

Formats: Hardcover Picture Book

Hardcover Picture Book, $19.99 (US $19.99) (CA $26.99)

Publication Date: October 2015

ISBN 9781921894671

Rights: US & CA

Hardie Grant Children's Publishing (Oct 2015)
Little Hare Books

Price: $19.99


Join a charming family of bears as they sing and chuckle and snuggle their way through a sunny afternoonChildren will adore spending time with this family as they delight in each other's company and delight in the myriad ways a baby can bring joy to everyday life. A sub-plot follows the antics of two pets who hide the baby's toys, and children will delight in this humourous search-and-find storyline. The rhyming text is complemented by luminous ink paintings that encapsulate the gentle pleasures of an afternoon with the family in the sun.

Author Biography

Libby Hathorn is an award-winning poet and the author of more than 50 books for children and young people, as well as books for adults. Her young adult novel was made into a Hallmark movie titled The Echo of Thunder, starring Judy Davis, who was nominated for an Emmy Award for her performance. She has received a Centenary Medal for her contribution to children's literature, and the Alice Award for her contribution to Australian literature. Tamsin Ainslie is the illustrator of I Can Say Please and I Can Say Thank You.