Nine Months

Miranda Paul is expecting!

(A book, that is!)

Neal Porter at Neal Porter Books (Holiday House) has acquired world rights to Water is Water duo Miranda Paul and Jason Chin’s NINE MONTHS, a picture book that chronicles the development of a baby from embryo to birth. Read more about the development of the book here.

Already, it’s got TWO STARRED REVIEWS!

This book releases on April 23, 2019 – and makes a great baby shower gift or gift for a new big brother or sister! Pre-order from IndieBound is now available, and here’s the beautiful cover illustrated by Caldecott honor artist Jason Chin. (Click here or here for alternate preorder links)

Nine Months: Before a Baby is Born
By Miranda Paul     illus. Jason Chin
Holiday House Books for Young Readers
April 23, 2019
ISBN: 978-0823441617

From Publisher’s Weekly:

Congratulations to Jason Chin, winner of a Caldecott Honor for GRAND CANYON in 2018! Stay tuned for illustration updates or join Miranda’s eFan list to get a sneak peek of Jason’s incredible art for Nine Months. In case you missed the first post in the series leading up to the book’s birth, check it out here. And here is the Month Two sneak preview!

Pre-order Nine Months on Amazon. Reviewers and festival coordinators: request your advance copy from Holiday House now.