Kyle misses his time on Mother’s lap while she is pregnant but is happy when the birth of his baby brother makes her lap available again.The story ends as it begins, with Kyle sitting on his mother’s lap, thereby reassuring children that even though many things in their lives will change, the most sacred will remain the same. In simple, soothing language Corey conveys the thoughts and feelings of a child anticipating the birth of a sibling. Ages 3-6.
Contributors: Poydar, Nancy, ill., Nancy Poydar (Illustrator)
“Kyle had a special place.”