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Mama Says

Mama Says

by Rob D. Walker Illustrated by Diane Dillon, Leo Dillon

In this elegant expression of wisdom and love, mothers around the world share life's simplest yet important lessons with their sons. With paintings by the Dillons, these moments of sharing are profound, engrossing, and a tender display of hope and trust, strength and support.

Never heavy-handed, Mama Says teaches the universal importance of kindness, sharing, diligence, and faith, along with the importance of courage and a willingness to always try your best. Here is the perfect gift book for any mother, as a baby gift, a holiday gift, a birthday gift, a Mother's Day gift, or just as a way to say "I love you."

Full color.

2, 3, 4, 5
Interest Level
Grades PreK - K
Scholastic Inc.
Number of Pages
Advice and Self-Help

About the Author and Illustrators

Rob D. Walker
Contributor Image Alt Tag Diane Dillon Artist Diane Dillon is renowned for the enormous body of work she has produced with her husband and collaborator, Leo Dillon.
Contributor Image Alt Tag Leo Dillon Among Leo Dillon's many honors, he and his wife have received two Caldecott Medals, for Ashanti to Zulu and Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears, four New York Times Best Illustrated Awards, four Boston Globe/Horn Book Awards, two Coretta Scott King Awards, two Coretta Scott King Honors, and the Society of Illustrators Gold Medal.

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