A Second is a Hiccup, A Child’s Book of Time
by Hazel Hutchins, illustrated by Kady MacDonald Denton
Arthur A. Levine Books, 2007
Originally published in Canada
Hazel Hutchins introduces ‘time’ using playful rhymes and Kady MacDonald Denton uses light, moving pastels and pen and ink drawings to show some of the many activities that fit into one’s second, minute, hour, day, week, month, season, and year. Activities mentioned include everything from building snowmen, to reading hidden beneath a blanket tent, to helping brother count to ten. Pull out a watch and calendar when you read this book!