First Laugh

First Laugh

Welcome, Baby!

Book - 2018
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A Navaho family welcomes a new baby into the family with love and ceremony, eagerly waiting for that first special laugh. Includes brief description of birth customs in different cultures.
Publisher: Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge, [2018]
ISBN: 9781580897945
Branch Call Number: Picture Book Tahe
Characteristics: 32 p. ; cm


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Family members play with the new baby, trying to get him laugh. He remains somber, though, until grandfather lifts him high in the air and gets a gleeful response. It’s an honor for grandfather to be the one who made the baby laugh! Amid claps and cheers the family has a special ceremony, the Fir... Read More »

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