You Be Mommy


You Be Mommy (2021) – board book edition of You Be Mommy 
Written by Karla Clark
Illustrated by Zoe Persico

30 pages
Trim size: 5.13″ x 7″
Recommended ages: 0 to 6
Reading Level: AD440L

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A tired mommy lets her daughter have a turn being the parent at bedtime in this humorously charming board book from writer Karla Clark and illustrator Zoe Persico.

Mommy’s too tired to be Mommy tonight.
Can you be Mommy and hold me tight?

In this clever, rhyming picture book, a mother tells her child that she’s simply too tired to be Mommy tonight and asks her daughter to take over for her.

An utterly relatable theme told with humor and heart provides a story parents and children will delight in reading together at bedtime.

About the Author:
Karla Clark writes fiction for adults and children, including the companion picture books You Be Mommy and You Be Daddy. She is an active member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators and the Chicago Writers Association. Karla lives in Rockford, Illinois, with her husband and adult autistic son. When she’s not writing, Karla creates decoupage paper collages that she sells at art shows.

Zoe Persico is an author and illustrator for picture books and a freelance designer for animation. From adventurous road trips to a night playing games or watching storms roll by, she finds inspiration in everyday joys.

Additional information

Weight .55 lbs
Dimensions 5.13 × 7 × .57 in
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