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Beginnings Hardcover – October 5, 2010
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About the Author
A two-time New York Times best-selling author, and published in 83 countries around the world, Anne Geddes’ books have sold more than 18 million copies and have been translated into 24 languages. Her Web site, annegeddes.com, attracts over 3.1 million visits yearly from more than 220 countries.
Anne is deeply committed to raising awareness of the prevention of child abuse and neglect. Designated funds from a range of Anne Geddes products are donated through the non-profit Geddes Philanthropic Trust to help prevent child abuse and neglect throughout the world.
In 2011 Anne Geddes' gift book Beginnings won the IPPY (Independent Publishers Book Award) gold medal award in the coffee table book category.
Top Customer Reviews
I would only recommend this book for someone that has a more off the beaten path taste as it is just too different from the images I associate with the photographer. It is one of those books I think a person should flip through in a store to be sure it is something they want. I wouldn't have bought it if I'd done that and won't be keeping it.
The cutest images are:
Kai dressed up as lotus bud
noah dressed up as eucalyptus bud
luce dressed up as qualup bell
Tyler dressed up as greater bird of paradise
kuhu corelia holly isla and jane dressed up as ornithogalum bulb
poppy dressed up as hercules moth pupa
anade dressed up as common crow butterfly exuvia
After reading the names of the african ameriacans,I don't think think went to the US for the shoots.I think she went to africa for the shoots.
Most Recent Customer Reviews
Packaged well and arrived quickly. Beautiful book. Gave to a first time Mom for a shower gift. She loved it!!!Published 19 months ago by Lisa
I am so impressed with this book! It really makes a good coffee table book too. Anne Geddes is so talented, & this book doesn't disappoint. Read morePublished on December 17, 2013 by C. Treat
I had always wanted to own this book and was thrilled when I found it on Amazon for the super low price. Thanks Amazon, you are amazing!Published on October 19, 2013 by Mom who cares
My wife loved it. I will like to get more information on future sells on this item or similar items.Published on October 5, 2013 by Rene J. Talavera Jr.
I love the work of Anne Geddes and though I don't have any small children or even grandchildren yet, I will always perceived each baby as a miracle. Read morePublished on September 14, 2013 by sheriwootan
This was a gift for my daughters sister in law, It was in perfect condition and they truly enjoyed it!Published on July 28, 2013 by Tamora B. Sweet
I have loved her books in the past, but this one felt like she was running out of ideas. It went like this: Empty nest. Nest on headless belly. Baby in nest. Leaf. Read morePublished on July 16, 2013 by Amazon Customer
This is an amazing price for such a high quality book. Don't pass it up if it is still available.Published on June 27, 2013 by Carolyne P. Mas