Review by chrisgab
January, 26 2013
Pros: Helps show the value of family
Cons: None really
Review by sunielgonzalez
October, 14 2012
Pros: Excellent source to learn.
Cons: I did not find in some stores.
Review by madelinemckown
July, 30 2012
Pros: mother and son bond, touching story, great illustrations, relatable
Cons: tear jerker, too short.
Review by skyexoxo
July, 24 2012
Pros: -Easy to read
-For people of All ages
- Great bed time story
Cons: The book has a rather sad ending due to the fact that the mother dies.
Review by erlonman
July, 21 2012
Pros: It is an incredibly lovely story and is good to read to children.
Cons: The illustrations are not the best.
Review by artemis8
November, 29 2011
Pros: great story about loving a child no matter what through and through
Review by welovebigdaddy
January, 10 2011
Pros: I did not pay money for this book, and spent only 5 minutes reading it.
Cons: I spent 5 minutes reading this book and I cannot recover that time.
Review by momofmichael
August, 25 2010
Pros: Touching, great message, wonderful story, a classic
Review by richardson123
May, 18 2010
Pros: the whole book is amazing !
Cons: there are no cons to this book what so ever.
Review by coupongirlsc
June, 04 2008
Pros: heartfelt, touching, wonderful gift to give
Review by laneymbug
April, 30 2008
Pros: A touching story with a catchy song to read aloud with your children.
Cons: A little strange towards the end.
Review by longjourney
January, 11 2008
Pros: Reflects on the bond between parent and child, and the cycle of life.
Cons: One part is a little weird.
Review by ssmithson
December, 25 2007
Pros: Sweet story, repetitive, shows unconditional motherly love
Review by jdearden
December, 07 2007
Pros: A very heart warming story.
Cons: Makes you cry.
Review by jsmorris
August, 29 2007
Pros: Great story, deep meaning.
Cons: Makes the adult cry!
Review by dianapinions
February, 23 2006
Pros: Sweet story of parental love, and the inevitability of growing older.
Cons: I cannot read it without crying. I never actually completely read it to my children.
Review by mattygroves
February, 07 2006
Pros: Beautiful touching story of a mother's love for her son
Cons: Some people find such fictional (and exaggerated) displays of affection strange...
Review by mkuhrt
June, 11 2004
Pros: Helps reassure an important part of parenting for young kids.
Cons: Your hyper sensitive friends might not understand the literary message of this book.
Review by paisleyjade
February, 18 2004
Pros: It shows the "big picture" of what family is all about
Cons: absolutely none
Review by frontrowjoe
June, 10 2003
Pros: The artwork is decent, I guess
Cons: This is the creepiest kids book ever written.
Review by naphtalia
March, 15 2003
Pros: starts and ends beautifully
Cons: in the middle, the whole thing gets weird