Tell Me Again About The Night I Was Born

Author: Jamie Lee Curtis
Publisher: Paw Prints
ISBN: 9781442010918
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An exuberant story about adoption and the importance of a loving family finds a small child asking her parents to tell her again about the night of her birth, demonstrating that it is a cherished tale she knows by heart.

Tell Me Again About The Night I Was Born Book And Tape

Author: Jamie Lee Curtis
Publisher: HarperColl
ISBN: 9780060279547
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Jamie Lee Curtis and Laura Cornell, author and illustrator of the best-selling When I Was Little: A Four Year Old's Memoir of Her Youth, have joined together again to create a fresh new picture book for every parent and every child.

Adoption For Dummies

Author: Tracy Barr
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118069844
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Soon, with Mom and Dad to guide them, everyone is learning English and
Spanish together as they become a familia (family). The book is geared for
children ages 2 to 7. Tell Me Again about the Night I Was Born Written by Jamie
Lee Curtis and illustrated by Laura Cornell, Tell Me Again about the Night I Was
Born (Joanna Cotler Books, 1996) begins with a little girl's request to hear the
tale of the night she was born. Before long, however, it's clear that the little girl
knows her own story ...

Origin Narratives

Author: Macarena García-González
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1351855425
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Many of these stories end referring to the first night the child spends at the new
home and most include images of the parents at the bedside or under the door's
threshold. Some of these last illustrations function as meta-narratives showing
the parents reading a book that closely resembles the one the reader has in his
or her hands. In Tell Me Again About the Night I Was Born, the adopted girl falls
asleep under a book with the title “I” open over her chest. The same title had
appeared at ...

Crossover Picturebooks

Author: Sandra L. Beckett
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136577017
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year-old narrator tells us about when she was a baby. The actress, whose two
children are adopted, celebrates adoption in Tell Me Again about the Night I Was
Born, which is written from an adopted child's point of view. The young
protagonist asks her parents to tell her again the beloved family story about her
birth and adoption, a story that she knows by heart and proceeds to tell us herself
: “Tell me again how the phone rang in the middle of the night and they told you I
was born.

The Comfort Of Lies

Author: Randy Susan Meyers
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451673035
Size: 77.83 MB
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“This is me?” Savannah tapped the image of Tia's swollen belly. “Before Iwas
born?” “Yes, baby, that's you before you were born.” Caroline lifted the girl to her
lap. “And then as soon as you were born, you came home with me and Daddy.” “
Like in the Tell Me Again book?” “That's right, honey, like in the book.” Savannah
asked for the Tell Me Again About the Night I Was Born book at least twice a
week, always making Caroline repeat her favorite lines, and then once again tell
the story ...

Family Matters

Author: Ruth Lyn Meese
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1591587824
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Themes: Dealing with differences among friends Foster care family Title: Tell Me
Again About the Night I Was Born Author(s): Jamie Lee Curtis Illustrator: Laura
Cornell Publisher: Joanna Cotler Books, an Imprint of HarperCollins Publishers,
New York Date of Publication: 1996 Awards: None Reading Levels: AR Int. Level
Lower Grades, BL 2.8; Lexile Level 108OL Summary: A little girl asks to be told
about the night she was born, but she knows her birth and adoption stories from ...

Literature Based Mini Lessons To Teach Decoding And Word Recognition

Author: Susan Lunsford
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780439086820
Size: 49.23 MB
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When I'm done, you can tell me which sentence you liked the best. I'll hold up
each book to show you where I found each sentence. (I read the charted
sentences shown on page 126 to the class.) Mrs. L.: Did these words paint
pictures in your mind of what was happening? Anna: Yes, I like the one where the
grandma and grandpa don't hear the phone ring because they sleep like logs. I
bet they're snoring too. Mrs. L: Could be! That's from Tell Me Again About the
Night I Was Born.

Science Through Children S Literature

Author: Carol M. Butzow
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9781563086519
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Two examples are Abby by Jeannette Caines and Tell Me Again About the Night
I Was Born by Jamie Lee Curtis. Related Books and References Caines,
Jeannette. Abby. New York: Harper & Row, 1974. Curtis, Jamie Lee. Tell Me
Again About the Night I Was Bom. New York: HarperCollins, 1998. Kapp, Richard
, ed. Lullabies: An Illustrated Songbook. New York: Harcourt Brace, 1997.
Matthews, Catherine E., and Helen Cook. "Oh, Baby, What a Science Lesson."
Science and Children ...