Youngsters can lift the flaps to find out why a dog . . . and a cat . . . and finally a mom might go off with expanded tummies and return with a big surprise. Whimsical illustrations and a simple, repetitive text capture the curious anticipation that all new babies bring. Full color.

My Dog, My Cat, My Mama, and Me! 2007, Candlewick Press (MA), Cambridge, MA

ISBN-13: 9780763636395