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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.

Welcoming Babies

by Margy Burns Knight

Illustrated by Anne Sibley O'Brien

Tilbury House Publishers 1998

Ages: Birth to 3

Topic: Gifts for the New Baby

Images of babies surrounded by many loving adults shows the diverse and multicultural ways we welcome babies into this world. An introduction into the various ceremonies Muslim, Jewish, Christian, Hopi, Latin American, Greek, Korean among others, will expand your child's appreciation of people in other lands.