Jessica Lanan
Cover image of picture book 'A Kid of Their Own' featuring a rooster and other barnyard animals.

A Kid of Their Own

Written by Megan Dowd Lambert & illustrated by Jessica Lanan
Charlesbridge, 2020
ISBN: 1580898793

Now that Clyde the rooster has mastered his crow, everyone at Sunrise Farm asks him to take it down a notch when newcomers Fran the goat and her kid, Rowdy, join the gang. How will Clyde adjust to having a new kid around?

Join the hilarious Clyde and his barnyard friends for this companion book to the original Ezra Jack Keats honor book, A Crow of His Own.

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Great for adoptive and LGBTQ families (and everyone else, too!)

A sweet and unusual new-baby story with an uncommonly broadening vocabulary

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Twice the Dads and Twice the Dad Jokes - Interview with Megan Dowd Lambert

Follow the link below for a cover reveal and interview on the Mombian blog with author Megan Dowd Lambert where she talks about her inspirations for the book and the importance of including a gay couple to help celebrate all types of families.