Does a Kangaroo Have a Mother Too?

Do kangaroos have mothers too? Of course they do – just like me and you! From baby kangaroos, called joeys, to baby elephants known as calves, every kind of animal has a mother. Inside this playful and bright book you will see all sorts of different babies with their mothers, all with one thing in common: their mothers love them very, very much – just like your mother loves you! Come right in and meet the family – the animal family, that is – in heartwarming words and beautiful collage pictures by Eric Carle.

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    Eric Carle

    Eric Carle is the acclaimed author and illustrator of many classic picture books, and is best known for the much-loved The Very Hungry Caterpillar.


    Eric Carle has won many book and design awards in both the US and around the world. His most famous book, The Very Hungry Caterpillar was awarded the American Institute of Graphics Arts Award, the Selection du Grand Prix des Treize in France and a Nakamori Reader’s Prize in Japan. In 2003 Carle was awarded the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award for his lifetime contribution to children’s literature and illustration.

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