Cradle Me by Debby Slier

Price $6.95

Babies love looking at babies. 10 Native American babies from 10 different tribes smiling, crying, peeking, yawning, and sleeping while being carried in traditional cradle boards. Celebrating Native family traditions, culture and craft. You will love this beautiful children's board book! OUT OF STOCK UNTIL 6/8/15.



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Cradle Me by Debby SlierCradle Me by Debby Slier is a cradle shaped board book with photographs of ten beautiful babies from ten different Native tribes, each one engaged in the typical cradle-board activities of smiling, frowning, peeking, yawning, crying, touching, thinking, looking, and more. 

Native American mothers have carried their babies in cradle boards for generations, and they are still used by many tribes today. Each cradle board is personalized and they vary from tribe to tribe. Each baby's tribal identity is noted at the end of the book.

Celebrating Native American family tradition, craft and culture. The photographs show how mothers carry their babies safely, comfortably and close to them in cradleboards. The bond between a mother and a child is shown in the brilliantly colored and decorated cradleboard.

Beneath the words Smiling, Frowning, etc., is a fill-in-the-line feature for parents and teachers to write the word in the Native language of the child the book is being read to.

Cradle Me was selected as one of the best books of the year by Cooperative Children’s Book Center, a highly respected children’s book research center based at the University of Wisconsin in Madison. CCBC has been a highly recommended reference for the best children’s books of each year. ISBN ISBN 978-1-59572-274-2.

Debby Slier is the author of over 50 children's books. She lives in Massachusetts where she spends much of her time gardening. 

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