Is That Josie?

by Keiko Narahashi

From the time she awakens in the morning to the time she goes to bed at night, a... read more

From the time she awakens in the morning to the time she goes to bed at night, a small Asian-American girl imagines all the every-day activities of an ordinary human girl to be the comparable every-day actions of various animals: Josie's thumping down the stairs becomes a kangaroo hopping, for example, and her evening bathing becomes a dolphin diving. Watercolor paintings show an energetic child accompanied by the pictures she has inside her head. (Ages 2-4)

© Cooperative Children's Book Center, Univ. of Wisconsin - Madison, 1994

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