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How Come...? Easy Answers to Hard Questions
How Come Easy Answers to Hard Questions Author:Joyce Richards What are freckles? Why does the moon shine? How do seeds grow? Why do we have belly buttons? Every parent is familiar with the these types of questions from their toddlers and this book is designed to answer them at a level they will understand. — Beautiful illustrations of white, black and Asian children from babies to about age seven; I noticed... more » that every page has at least one red head with freckles; the illustrator, Susan Perl, is possibly a red head? The children are dressed in clothing in the style of the 1970's, and the illustrations are really charming, with lots of toys and animals that will generate more questions.
Most of the answers are about three paragraphs long, just right for the average attention span of the children who ask these types of questions.
The cover illustration of this hardback is the same as the 1981 edition on amazon.com which has an unknown binding listing.« less