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Gifts for the New Baby
In addition to the traditional beloved gifts of Good Night Moon and Pat the Bunny, here are some suggestions to welcome a newborn baby to this world.

If I Could: A Mother's Promise

by Susan Milord

Illustrated by Christopher Denise

Candlewick Press 2008

Ages: Birth to 3

Topic: Gifts for the New Baby

This book is in free form verse. A mother raccoon sings a love song to her toddler at bedtime. "You are the song, you are the light, a treat and treasure, a joy and delight."