Ma! there's nothing to do here!: a word from your baby-in-waiting

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Publisher:
Random House,
Pub. Date:
c2008.
Language:
English
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“Ma! there’s nothing to do here!” complains the precocious protagonist of this rhyming tale set entirely in utero. It’s not exactly a scintillating experience spending nine months in your mother’s womb. You’re just stuck there at the end of that dumb bungee cord (a.k.a. the umbilical cord), with nothing whatsoever to do but slosh around. But, oh, the endless joys you have to look forward to as you listen to the tick-tock of ma’s happy heart clock and await that happy day when you finally come out to play.
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9780375938528
9780375838521
037583852
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display_description A baby still waiting to be born describes the boredom of living in a small, cramped space where there are no toys and no one else can be "it" during a game of tag, then considers how life will change when Baby joins Pop and Ma in the outside world.
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subject_facet Babies -- Fiction, Fetus -- Fiction, Stories in rhyme
title_display Ma! there's nothing to do here! : a word from your baby-in-waiting
title_full Ma! there's nothing to do here! : a word from your baby-in-waiting / Barbara Park ; illustrated by Viviana Garofoli
title_short Ma! there's nothing to do here! :
title_sub a word from your baby-in-waiting