Heidi Murkoff, coauthor of the bestselling pregnancy book, What to Expect When You're Expecting, writes lucidly and honestly in all the books in the tremendously appealing What to Expect series for young children, including What to Expect When You Use the Potty and What to Expect When You Go to the Doctor. Laura Rader's cartoonish illustrations are fun and reassuring. Poor Angus will be dog-eared in no time! (Ages 2 to 5) --Emilie Coulter --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.
Heidi Murkoff is the co-author of the best-selling series that began with What to Expect When You're Expecting. She has appeared as a parenting expert on national TV, including The Oprah Winfrey Show, Today, Good Morning America and 20/20.
Laura Rader has illustrated many popular books for children, including A Book of Hugs, A Book of Friends, and A Book of Kisses, all by Dave Ross. She is also the author and illustrator of Who'll Pull Santa's Sleigh Tonight? and Santa's New Suit, which Publishers Weekly called, in a starred review, a "holiday outing [with] plenty of panache." Ms. Rader lives in Southern California.
While I liked this book and its kid friendly approach to the subject matter, I did feel a few things were a little bit much for my 4 year old. Read morePublished 12 days ago by Michelle
Book says its for 2-5. It was completely inappropriate for my 3 year old! The focus is primarily on the biology which is way to advanced for him and not what he cares about. Read morePublished 19 days ago by S.P.T.
The book is good I like how it answers most common questions. My biggest problem with this book and why I didn't leave 5 stars was the How did the baby get in there? page. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Christina McIntyre
Loved this book for my 8 and 11 year old step children. For our older child it really opened a doorway for conversation.Published 3 months ago by Lydia
Book is helpful in visualizing pregnancy for kids. But heterosexist and makes assumption that all pregnant women had sex with a man to make the baby. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Nin
Too graphic of wording. Way over my child's head. Possibly for older children, but I was not ready to teach my young child the details of pregnancy and birth.Published 3 months ago by Chelsie
I got this book for my 3 year old and it is made for bigger kids. I was way too complicated for small children.Published 3 months ago by misladi
I love how the author made it fun but also designed it so I as her parent could edit according my child's maturity level. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Dana L. Wrady