KDL Recommends For Kids > Fiction > Great Books for Babies
Author: David Ezra Stein
A baby kangaroo takes his first tentative hops outside of his mama’s pouch, meeting other creatures and growing bolder each time.
Caldecott Honor winner David Ezra Stein’s delightful tale of a baby kangaroo’s first hops toward independence is perfect for board book audiences. Joey wants to go exploring, but at first he isn’t sure he’s ready to leave Mama’s safe, warm pouch. Touching on a universal childhood experience, this sweet tale celebrates trying new things.