First Laugh: Welcome Baby!

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First Laugh: Welcome Baby!

by Rose Tahe, Nancy Bo Flood

Illustrations by Jonathan Nelson

First Release:

January 2019

ISBN: 9781580897945

In Navajo families, the first person to make a new baby laugh hosts the child’s First Laugh Ceremony. Who will earn the honor in this story? Authors ' notes. Illustrator 's note. Notes on the setting, the First Laugh Navajo tradition, and birth ceremonies around the world. Selected sources. Full-color illustrations drawn with pencils and finished with ballpoint pen and Photoshop.

  • ISBN: 9781580897945
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Charlesbridge
    Page Count: 32
    Trim Size: 9" x 9"
    Authors: Rose Tahe, Nancy Bo Flood
    Lexile: Level: AD500L
    Awards & Honors: CCBC Choices 2019 Choice: Picture Books for Young Children
    Genre: Fic
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