It is so hard to find the perfect book to read to a child that is 3 – 5 years old. Either they are baby books or too much for them to understand. To grow children’s love of reading, you have to read to them for years before they start reading. Oskar can… is a book that will be enjoyable to read and talk to your child about. If Oskar can… ask the child if they can too!
This book has 1 sentence on each page that could take a long time to explore once you get a child’s imagination going. This is a great book for bonding together.
Britta Teckentrup has established herself as one of the most popular children’s book authors today. Her vibrant, collage based illustrations have made her books a favorite in homes, schools, and libraries. And her character, Oskar, based on her family cat of the same name, is the perfect companion for young readers.
This new book sends a simple, positive message that will empower kids to claim their own accomplishments. Tie a shoe? Brush their teeth? Wash their dishes? Bounce a ball? If Oskar can do it, they can too. Fans of Oskar’s adventures will be thrilled to discover their friend is back with a new story. And readers meeting Oskar for the first time will discover a delightful, relatable character who makes them feel good about themselves and the world around them.
About the Author
BRITTA TECKENTRUP is the award-winning author and illustrator of numerous books, including Before I Wake Up, The Egg, Oskar and Mo, and Oskar Loves (all by Prestel). She lives in Berlin.