by Tony Johnston (Author), Amy June Bates (Illustrator)
A beautiful mother-son relationship told through a focus on touch. The hands that bathed the child as a baby to the hands that hugged goodbye as an adult, serve as a gentle reminder that we all grow up and time never stays still. Delicate illustrations by Amy June Bates emphasize each precious snapshot in time. Published by Candlewick for age range 4-6, but this book would also be an amazing college graduation or wedding gift.