What do you wear?

Tarō Gomi

Book - 2017

A sheep wearing a fluffy jacket, a zebra in striped pajamas, and a penguin looking dapper in a classic suit, are just some of the pictures in this book which teaches toddlers the importance of getting dressed.

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Subjects
Genres
Picture books
Board books
Published
San Francisco, CA : Chronicle Books LLC [2017]
Language
English
Japanese
Item Description
"Originally published in Japan in 1980 by Ehonkan, Inc. under the title Kimono."
Physical Description
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 16 cm
ISBN
9781452150284
1452150281
Main Author
Tarō Gomi (author)
Review by School Library Journal Reviews

Toddler-PreS—Gomi looks to the animal kingdom to address the subject of clothing and getting dressed. Sheep is shown wearing "a fluffy jacket," Gorilla sports "a cozy sweater," Snake shows off "a snug stocking," and Zebra rocks his "striped pajamas." The penultimate spread shows a surprised boy in his birthday suit, but with a page turn, the book ends with, "Quick, let's get dressed! That's better!" as he pulls on a shirt and pants. An upbeat choice with clever, appealing artwork. Copyright 2017 School Library Journal.

Review by Publisher Summary 1

A sheep wearing a fluffy jacket, a zebra in striped pajamas, and a penguin looking dapper in a classic suit, are just some of the pictures in this book which teaches toddlers the importance of getting dressed.

Review by Publisher Summary 2

Teaches the importance of getting dressed through pictures of animals, including a sheep wearing a fluffy jacket, a snake in a snug stocking, and zebra with striped pajamas.

Review by Publisher Summary 3

When it comes to getting toddlers dressed, the struggle is real. Enter: Taro Gomi! The bestselling author/illustrator offers a creative and colorful look at animals, reimagining their fur, feathers, and fins as...clothes! A sheep wears a fluffy jacket, a zebra sports striped PJs, a snake is snug in a stocking, and a penguin looks dapper in a classic suit. Young children will be amused by the spirited take on animals, and they'll very likely be convinced that getting dressed is best!