Nanna's Button Tin

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Nanna's Button Tin
Written by Dianne Wolfer
Format: Hardback
ISBN-10: 0763680966
ISBN-13: 9780763680961
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Nanna's Button Tin

author: Dianne Wolfer
illustrator: Heather Potter

Nanna’s button tin is very special. It holds buttons of all shapes and sizes, and they all have a different story to tell. When her granddaughter shakes all the buttons onto the floor and starts to sort, she finds a tiny yellow circle that was on the baby jacket she wore home from the hospital, as Nanna remembers. She sees a button shaped like a bear, from a sweater that Nanna knit for her when she turned three. There’s even a sparkly green button from the dress that Nanna had on when she first met Pop. But today, one button in particular is needed, a button that must be just the right size and right shape: a button for Teddy.

Each button in Nanna’s tin prompts the sharing of a memory in a welcoming story captured in warm, expressively detailed illustrations.
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0763680966 /  9780763680961
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Picture Books / Hardback
age range:
4 yrs - 6 yrs
# of pages/size:
32 / 9 13/16" x 10 1/4"
grade range:
Preschool - Grade 1
Family; Social Issues; Imagination & Play;
author’s comments:
Dianne Wolfer is the author of many books for young adults and early readers. She lives in Albany, Australia.
illustrator’s comments:
Heather Potter is the illustrator of Pearl Verses the World by Sally Murphy. She has also co-illustrated several books with her husband, Mark Jackson, and their work has been featured in several exhibitions. She lives in Melbourne, Australia.
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