Baxter’s Corner & Melisa and Doug
Gerome the Giraffe “Gerome Sticks His Neck Out” Hardcover Story Book with Folkmanis Hand Puppet
Building Character is Child's Play
HARD COVER VERSION
Gerome does not like the attention he draws due to his height. He finds a way to keep a low profile but knows he isn’t being genuine. He is finally able to fully embrace his height, and its advantages, when his concern for another becomes greater than his concern for himself.
This two-award winning edition of "Gerome Sticks His Neck Out" features our signature Go Beyond section which helps the reader interact together with the toddler.
The Giraffe Stage Puppet features a soft movable mouth and beautiful patterning. Design details include suede-like nose and ears, ultra-soft sculpted plush, and its long signature eyelashes.
Together they can be endless amounts of fun going beyond the story!
This edition of "Gerome Sticks His Neck Out" features our signature Go Beyond section with animal facts, crafts, and challenges. “What Do You Think?” questions expand a child’s understanding of the story and illustrations. Geared towards the young reader, these activities are fun ways to develop language and problem-solving skills through play. Parents and caregivers appreciate the self-guided nature of the section which requires little involvement on their part.
“Gerome Sticks His Neck Out” has vibrant illustrations and rhyming text, it is perfect for reading aloud with your child or grandchild. Baxter’s Corner books support the Common Core Standards which also make it fantastic for educators. Some Educator guides with core-aligned classroom activities are available for free download at our website: www.BaxtersCorner.com.
Children’s Books – Begin reading aloud at 3 months - 8 Years