Teddy, Truck and Other First Words
By Bernette Ford (Author), Britta Teckentrup (Illustrator)
Teddy, Truck and Other First Words gives younger children a colorful introduction to vocabulary. It features over 80 words covering everyday items and pets. These first words—from chair and clock to cookies and milk to dog and fish—present the commonplace things kids encounter throughout the house.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR(S)
Bernette Ford was an author, editor, and publisher, and a great champion of children's books by people of color. She wrote many successful books for children, including No More Diapers for Ducky! and First Snow for Boxer Books.
Britta Teckentrup was born in Hamburg, Germany. She later studied at the St. Martin's College of Art and the Royal College of Art in London. An internationally published author and illustrator, Britta now lives and works in Berlin, Germany. Her previous works include Big Smelly Bear, Clumsy Duck, Grumpy Cat, and How Big Is the World?