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Whatever You Grow Up to Be

Whatever You Grow Up to Be

By Karen Kingsbury, illustrated by Valeria Docampo
Published by Zondervan

Average Blogger Rating: 4.67 Stars

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On 4/21 Jessie wrote: This was a wonderful children's book that made me cry. She begins with her newborn son talking of his baby feet leaving footprints on his Mommy's heart. She moves up through different ages and parts of his childhood talking about playing and growing. She talks of him in college and ten getting married. ... Whatever You Grow Up To Be Book Review

Jessie's Rating:

5 Stars

On 4/12 Debbie Lowrie wrote: Whatever You Grow Up to Be, written by Karen Kingsbury and illustrated by Valeria Docampo, is a delightful little book that tells the journey of a mother and her boy from the time he is a little baby until he is married with a baby of his own.A mother's love is like no other. When a tiny baby comes into ... Whatever You Grow Up to Be ~~ by Karen Kingsbury

Debbie's Rating:

5 Stars

On 4/4 Jackie Brown wrote: My six-year old boy and almost four-year-old girl love Kingbury's books with vivid colors and fairy tale pictures. The story comes alive with different occupations that children can understand. My son is already imagining himself as a policeman. This book reinforces that any child can be whatever God ... Family Blessing

Jackie's Rating:

5 Stars

On 4/1 Notions from Nonny wrote: I have read Karen Kingsbury books for years and when I saw this book as a choice, I had to read it. I love picture books and when this book arrived, I saw immediately that the pictures were bright and large to catch the eye. Then I set down to read it and was drawn to the story of the mom and her son. ... Whatever You Grow up to Be

Notions from Nonny's Rating:

5 Stars

On 3/25 sennasation wrote: I had the great pleasure of reading Whatever You Grow Up to be by Karen Kingsbury. The idea of this book was that of an encouraging parent who vows to love and support their child in whatever profession or lifestyle they chose or grew up to be. I found whatever you grow up to be very sweet with an endearing ... Sweet Little Book

sennasation's Rating:

5 Stars

On 3/25 Meghan wrote: "Whatever You Grow Up to Be" by Karen Kingsbury is a sweet story of a mother and her son as he grows and they explore all his interests and what he could become when he grows up. From prince to rock star, the possibilities seem endless as she watches him grow and move through life. Their story comes ... Book Review: Whatever You Grow Up to Be

Meghan's Rating:

4 Stars

On 3/18 maria gagliano wrote: Adorable Book From One Mother's Heart to Anothers! By M. G. Gagliano VINE VOICE on March 18, 2014 Format: Hardcover We have an hour to kill every school morning and do try to get some reading done. This book definitely was adorable and my problem reader had no problem reading it on her own. It was difficult ... Adorable Book From One Mother's Heart to Anothers!

maria's Rating:

5 Stars

On 3/17 Director Jewels wrote: Warning: read this book with tissues on hand. I've been a fan of Karen Kingsbury's writing for years, and her voyage into the world of children's books has certainly not been disappointing. Her latest release, Whatever You Grow Up to Be, is a beautiful storybook that tells the tale of a mom watching ... Whatever You Grow Up to Be by Karen Kingsbury

Director Jewels' Rating:

5 Stars

On 3/17 TemporaryWaffle wrote: Whatever You Grow Up to Be by Karen Kingsbury, illustrated by Valeria Docampo, is a children's book about the journey of a mother watching her son grow up, all the way from childhood to fatherhood. She sees the possibilities of her son, and watches as God's plan for him unravels, it's a truly touching ... Whatever You Grow Up to Be - Book Review

TemporaryWaffle's Rating:

4 Stars

On 3/5 Libby wrote: Whatever You Grow Up to Be by Karen KingsburyI am a fan of Karen Kingsbury's adult books but I had NO idea she writes children's book! What a pleasant surprise!!! I love that she is well rounded and could not wait to get my hands on this!This book is absolutely adorable! This story shows a little boy ... Whatever You Grow Up to Be by Karen Kingsbury

Libby's Rating:

5 Stars