- Imprint: Abrams Appleseed
- Publication Date: August 1, 2012
- Price: $6.95
- Trim Size: 6 1⁄2 x 9
- ISBN: 978-1-4197-0416-1
- EAN: 9781419704161
- Page Count: 12
- Illustrations: Full-color illustrations
- Format: Board Book
- Rights: World/All
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Celebrate growing just a little bit older with this joyful board book in the Empowerment series!
I used to be short.
Now I am tall.
I used to be slow.
Now I play ball.
With relevant and charming specifics, Stephen Krensky and Sara Gillingham celebrate the changes that come with growing just a bit older.
The Empowerment series addresses the small victories of growing up and starting to embrace the world on your own terms with encouraging text and retro-fresh illustrations. Celebrate the milestones of toddlerhood with the whole series.
**STARRED REVIEW**— Publishers Weekly, starred review
"Lovely, understated verse and artwork with a delightfully vintage feel are in perfect sync in this testament to a boy's increasing capabilities...It's a quiet yet confident affirmation of the skills children master with each passing year."
About the author
Stephen Krensky has published more than 100 fiction and nonfiction books for children. He lives with his wife in Lexington, Massachusetts. Sara Gillingham is an award-winning art director and designer who has published over 15 books for young children. She lives with her family in British Columbia.