Mily has a mom who almost a hero or her children As the story progresses she is given different jobs in the amily She is a carpenter when she repairs things She s a general when the troops get marched to bed She is a doctor when the children are sick She s an actor when they pretend together This charmer of a picture book offers a glimpse of the many roles that mothers play in amilies celebrating their myriad skillsWang s text is simple and straight orward Done in "Rhymes They Have A " they have a rhythm that makes the book great to share aloud But the real Winner Here Are The Illustrations That Life here are the illustrations that life book to new heights At the end of the book the process or creating the elted characters and their scenes is shown not taking away any of the immense skill that Wang has as an illustrator The small touches and the lifelike characters are delightful making each image worth looking at closelyA celebration of mothers this picture book is a joy Appropriate or ages 2 4 Great Job Mom by Holman Wang PICTURE BOOK Tundra 2019 20 9780735264083BUYING ADVISORY Pre K ADVISABLEAUDIENCE APPEAL AVERAGEA Mom has many jobsWang s meticulously crafted elted wool igures are just one attraction in this awesome jobsWang s meticulously crafted elted wool If You're Missing Baby Jesus: A True Story that Embraces the Spirit of Christmas figures are just one attraction in this awesome book about the many different hats a mom wears There is even a little section in the back that talks about how he makes his pages I am personally stunned with admiration The rhymes and meter are occasionally a bitorced but or a new mom this is a good gift book You may recognize Mr Wang s elted art rom the Cozy Classics seriesCindy Middle School Librarian MLShttpskissthebookjrblogspotcom20. Knows which job will be waiting or her but she knows it'll be unEach rhyming spread eatures intimate White Water familiar comforting and humorous depictions ofamily life through a wholly original and amazing needle elted le. Ne with his brother Jack Wang HERE IN GREAT JOB MOM HOLMAN in Great Job Mom Holman turns to a celebration of everything mom From carpenter and part time curator with passion or the arts to archeologist and DJ Great Job Mom not only acknowledges but also happily heartwarmingly honors the lengthy and and DJ Great Job Mom not only acknowledges but also happily heartwarmingly honors the lengthy and list of all of the hats moms can and do wear The star of the book is arguably the splendid artwork on each page Special Agent featuring needleelted wool scaled models and photography but the concise parsed text that goes along with each spread Sleep with the Fishes fits perfectly light and read aloud readyun comforting and altogether supremely charming story that begs rereading and poring over there is much to delight in Great Job Mom Readers who adored any of Holman and Jack Wang s Epic Yarns or Cozy Classics those who are looking The Apache Wars: The Hunt for Geronimo, the Apache Kid, and the Captive Boy Who Started theLongest War in American History for a cheerful contemporary standoutor Mother s Day or those who delight in charming rhyming stories along the lines of authors such as Karma Wilson Julia Donaldson Audrey Wood or Alice Shertle this is a abulous pick For interested readers there is a companion called Great Job Dad rom Holman Wang also available Be sure to check out the special Behind the Scenes A World on Fire feature at the end of the bookascinating so very cool and just a glimpse at all the tremendous amount of work that goes into the creation of a picture bookI received a copy of this title courtesy of Tundra BooksPenguin Random House Canada in exchange or an honest review All opinions and comments are my own Title has been published and is currently available The co creator of Cozy Classics returns with a elted amily The three person a. Compasses A general who rallies the troops or unruly kids a curator of modern art or 100 ways to Fight the Flab - and still have wine and chocolate finger paintings an archeologist lookingor buried treasures or socks when Mom gets home rom her day job as a carpenter she never. Wow Great book with a good message of love and respectadmiration The Cello Suites : J.S. Bach, Pablo Casals, and the search for a Baroque masterpiece for moms and there different roles in aamily but also an amazing work of visual work At the end we get to see how the author makes the illustrations and it s a true artistic and patient work Very original I read this book to my granddaughter while her mom was in the room I am not sure who liked the book This is a celebration of mothers and all they do The New Job Security for theiramilies besides their nine to ive job My grandaughter did not understand some of the words but we talked about the wonderful illustrations and asked what is mommy doing we talked about the wonderful illustrations and asked what is mommy doing two page spread has a gorgeous illustration and a two line stanza that is completed on the next page The rhyming cadence is easy to read and makes or good pacing The author includes some information in the back on how the illustrations are created Each one is a work of art If you have a child who is artistic get them this book or its companion Great Job Dad to show them the art and allow them to learn about the process I definitely recommend this to amilies as well and primary classrooms The publisher generously provided me a copy of this book upon my reuest The rating ideas and opinions shared are my
own 45 starsmy45 starsMy works as a carpenter She builds things big and strong At night though she s a general who ll march the troops along Let s take a look at Holman Wang s latest picture book Great Job Mom You may immediately recognize Holman Wang s incredible needle elting work rom the popular and critically acclaimed Cozy Classics series as well as the Star Wars Epic Yarns board books do. A contemporary elted creation celebrating Mom's many jobs rom the co creator of Cozy ClassicsBeing a mom is eleven jobs in oneThis uniue picture book or very young readers celebrates the many jobs being a parent en. .