by Alison McGhee and Peter Reynolds
School And Library, 1 v., Simon & Schuster, List Price: $14.99 | purchase
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An inspirational tale captures a mother's wondrous wishes for her child's happiness to discover everything beautiful and grand that life has to offer! 100,000 first printing.
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March 13, 2007 Alison McGhee's Someday is a new children's book that mothers will relish, too. In a few hundred words, McGhee simply and elegantly charts the arc of motherhood — from birth and childhood through adulthood and the next generation.
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Someday you will look at this house and wonder how something that feels so big can look so small.
That someday you will dive into the cool, clear water of a lake.
Someday you will run so fast and so far your heart will feel like fire.
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