My New Mom & Me (Hardcover)

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By Renata Galindo, Renata Galindo (Illustrator)
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A heartwarming "tail" about adoption, diversity, and acceptance - a perfect storytime read this Mother's Day!

Told from the point of view of a puppy who is adopted by a cat, this gentle and reassuring tale is perfect for very young readers and listeners.

When the puppy comes to live with his new mom, he is nervous. After all, his mom has stripes and he doesn't. But his mom says she likes that they look different, and soon the puppy likes it, too. (And who cares what anyone else thinks!)

The puppy's new mom does all the things other parents do. She plays with him, takes care of him, and sometimes even makes him mad! But that's okay, because when he's feeling sad, she knows just what to say.

"A gentle, comforting story about nontraditional families."--Booklist

About the Author

Renata Galindo received her MA in Children’s Book Illustration from the Cambridge School of Art. My New Mom & Me is her picture book debut in the United States. She lives and works in Mexico City. Learn more at
Product Details
ISBN: 9780553521344
ISBN-10: 0553521349
Publisher: Schwartz & Wade
Publication Date: March 22nd, 2016
Pages: 32
Language: English