The Kate Greenaway First Year Baby Book

£4.99

The first year is unique. Children do more things for the first time then than at any other stage in their life: their first smile, first giggle, first unaided steps, first meaningful word. It is a record year for firsts. Illustrated with Kate Greenaway’s beautiful vignettes of early childhood, this book provides a useful way of recording those little achievements as they happen. There is space for notes, photographs, hand and foot prints and a first lock of hair.

PRODUCT INFORMATION

  • DETAILS

    DETAILS

  • DESCRIPTION

    DESCRIPTION

  • REVIEWS

    REVIEWS

  • CONTENTS

    CONTENTS

  • AUTHOR

    AUTHOR

  • ABOUT THE SERIES

    ABOUT THE SERIES

  • DETAILS

    • RRP: £4.99
    • ISBN: 978-1-873329-30-6
    • Format: 160  x 120 mm
    • Pictures: 40 colour
    • Binding: Hardback
    • Extent: 32 pages
    • Rights: All available except UK, US and Finland
    • Edition: 1st
    • Publication: Nov. 2010
  • DESCRIPTION

    A baby’s first year is full of landmarks: the first smile, first bath, first photograph, first toy, first full night’s sleep, first crawl, first wave, first steps, first tooth, first word – a record list of firsts.

    The Kate Greenaway First Year Baby Book has been designed so that parents can record these little achievements as they happen, from the day of the birth through to the first birthday. It contains checklists which help parents monitor their child’s progress, with spaces to record immunizations as well as physical and behavioural developments such as the first unsupported sit or the child’s first response to its own name.

    Illustrated with Kate Greenaway’s paintings of early childhood, the book is a visual delight, a joy for grandparents or godparents to give and a pleasure for parents to keep.

  • REVIEWS

    ‘This book has a classic look which we really liked. It is thoughtfully laid out, too, with room for everything from the photo of the first scan to a first lock of hair.’
    Emma’s Diary
  • CONTENTS

    Illustration by Kate Greenaway
    First Signs of Life
    First Day
    First Photograph
    First Health Checks
    First Vaccinations
    First Day Home
    First Rites
    First Toilette
    First Three Months
    First Hand Print
    First Foot Print
    First Meals
    First Expressions
    First Six Months
    First Teeth
    First Steps in Physical Development
    First Nine Months
    First Entertainments
    First Possessions
    First Birthday

  • AUTHOR

    Kate Greenaway was born in London in 1846. By the time of her death in 1901, she was a successful and world-renowned book illustrator, admired by contemporaries such as John Ruskin. Her illustrations depict scenes from the mid-19th century and convey her nostalgic love of childhood, home life and rural tranquillity. Her work remains popular today and is commemorated by the Kate Greenaway Medal, awarded annually to a children’s illustrator for distinguished work.

  • ABOUT THE SERIES

    Illustration by Kate GreenawayThe Kate Greenaway Collection is a range of charming stationery books, decorated with cameos of the finest of Kate Greenaway’s work. Beautiful and practical, produced on high-quality art paper with ample space for writing, the books contain rare Kate Greenaway illustrations discovered by a private collector. The books are perfect gifts for anyone who appreciates Kate Greenaway’s vision of innocent enjoyment and beauty.