Where the Wild Moms Are

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Where the Wild Moms Are

By  Katie Blackburn , Illustrated By  Sholto Walker
$ 14.95
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A charming and very funny tribute to the children's classic, to appeal to moms everywhere.

The day Mom didn't get dressed and went on strike, Dad called her "a Wild Thing" and Mom said "Cook your own dinner" and stomped off upstairs to have a bath . . .

In this hilarious, touching homage to Maurice Sendak's Where the Wild Things Are, a worn-out mom finds herself floating across time and space to the place where the Wild Moms are. Dazzled by her party tricks, they crown her Queen of the Wild Moms and try to entice her to join their conga . . . But Mom has just remembered who she loves best of all . . .
Lovingly illustrated by the award-winning Sholto Walker, this little book is the perfect gift for baby showers, Mother's Day -- or any mom who's ever wanted to go on strike.

Katie Blackburn lives in London with her husband and 18 month old son. Where the Wild Moms Are was written in tribute to Maurice Sendak's: Where the Wild Things Are, Katie's favorite children's book. It was partly inspired by too many sleepless nights and wild days spent with a young baby.

ISBN: 9780571329496

ISBN-10: 9780571329496

Publisher: Faber & Faber

Publication Date: 04/05/2016 - 12:00am

On Sale: 04/05/2016 - 12:00am

Pages: 32

Language: English


Form - Parodies

Topic - Marriage & Family

Parenting - Motherhood