Mama, How Does the Wind Start to Blow?

Moonbeam Award
Mama, How Does the Wind Start to Blow? 2014 recipient of the Children's Moonbeam Award.

Have you ever wondered how the wind starts to blow? In the whimsical counting story, Mama, How Does The Wind Start To Blow? a child uses their imagination to think of the many ways of how the wind could begin.

Does it start when 2 stars fall from the sky or when 5 owls hoot from a branch high in a tree? As this child guesses, their mother’s reply remains the same until the end of the story when she reveals the truth. Read the surprise ending of Mama, How Does The Wind Start To Blow? to find out how the wind really starts!

Children’s Literacy Classics Review

Mama, How Does the Wind Start to Blow?, by Jeanne Styczinski, is an oh-so-sweet book of numbers for young children. When a child asks, “Mama, how does the wind start to blow?”, a series of potential answers are posed one by one, counting up to the number ten.  Starting with the rising of the moon, and finishing with seeds falling from a flower, the numbers one through ten are represented in enchanting scenarios.

Author and illustrator, Jeanne Styczinski’s simply sweet book of counting’s crowning glory is the delightful illustrations which are sure to enthrall young readers.  This book is sure to become a favorite with young readers and is an excellent selection for home and school libraries.

Papa, Why Does the Sun Shine?

Papa, Why Does the Sun Shine? 2015 recipient of the Children's Moonbeam Award.

Have you ever wondered why the sun shines each day? In this whimsical counting story, Papa, Why Does The Sun Shine? a child uses their imagination to think of the many ways why the sun starts to shine.

Does it shine so 2 happy chickadees start to sing? Or when 8 caterpillars eat milkweed so sweet? As the child guesses, their father’s reply remains the same until the end of the story when he reveals the truth. Read the surprise ending of Papa, Why Does The Sun Shine? A Counting Story That Will Brighten Your Day! to find out the real reason why the sun shines each day!

Children’s Literacy Classics Review

Children’s Literary Classics is pleased to announce that the children’s picture book, Papa, Why Does the Sun Shine?, written and illustrated by Jeanne Styczinski, has been selected to receive the Children’s Literary Classics Seal of Approval. The CLC Seal of Approval is a designation reserved for those books which uphold the rigorous criteria set forth by the Children’s Literary Classics review committee, a team comprised of individuals with backgrounds in publishing, editing, writing, illustration and graphic design.

Papa, Why Does the Sun Shine? is a lovely counting book for children. When a young child asks Papa why the sun shines, each time posing a seemingly random theory, Papa responds, “no, that is not why the sun shines”. From one sleepy moon, to ten fish going to school, the queries continue, until Papa provides a simply charming response that is sure to melt the hearts of readers both young and old.

This is a book which children are sure to enjoy again and again as they learn their numbers. Cheerful illustrations are perfectly paired with this happy little book of counting which is likely to be a favorite in home and school libraries as well as in classroom settings.

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