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Nessie Baby!: A Hazy Dell Flap Book


Open the flaps to follow Nessie Baby over the course of a fun-filled day in a fantastical imagining of Scotland's Loch Ness.

Nessie Baby! is swimming with fun references to the world's most famous cryptid along with Scotland's lesser known but no less amazing mythic creatures, including selkies, kelpies, and the mythical white stag.

Young readers and pre-readers will discover the details of this beautiful world alongside their Nessie Baby avatar, as every spread features a flap revealing a fun, unexpected character or surprise.

Artist Bios

Author Elias Barks is a writer who lives with his cats, Agnes and Magnus, beneath the gray skies of Astoria, Oregon. He is the author of many beloved children's books, including I Believe in YouI'm Programmed to Love YouAlien Baby! and Bigfoot Baby!

Zoe Persico is a prolific artist and illustrator living in sunny Florida with a dog named Zombie. In addition to her books with Hazy Dell Press, Zoe has illustrated books for a variety of publishers including Hachette, Macmillan, Random House, and Simon & Schuster.

Reviews and Accolades

[Select praise for Hazy Dell Flap Books]:

★ "Delightful [and] dazzling double-page spreads.”
Kirkus Reviews, starred review

“Perfect for saying ‘good night’ to your little one.”
The Oregonian

“Eye-catching…especially effective and surreal.”
Kirkus Reviews

Well-written rhymes...Ideal for reading aloud.

“A whimsically wintry lift-the flap book.”
Publishers Weekly

Reading Level

Reading level/interest: Ages 0 to 4

Lexile measure: 380L

F&P reading level: K

This book is aligned with Common Core Standards.

Specs and Details

Nessie Baby! is a 5.5x5.5” board book, 12 pages, full color, chunky matte-laminated paper board with a sturdy flap on each spread (6 total).

ISBN: 9781948931298