Mama Kangaroo loves her little Jo-Jo very much, but it's time for him to leave the safety of her pocket. But Jo-Jo is content where he is. In this tender tale about growing up, sweet illustrations portray a young kangaroo's fear of leaving his mother, and also the strong bond between mother and child.

Heart in the Pocket 2008, Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, Grand Rapids, MI

ISBN-13: 9780802853431

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