A Second Is a Hiccup : A Child's Book Of Time
The newest book by acclaimed picture-book creators Hazel Hutchins and Kady McDonald Denton explains units of time in imaginative terms children can understand. A second lasts as long as a hiccup, a week is seven sleeps, and a year is the time it takes to grow into new shoes. Any parent who's been asked, "How long is a minute?" or any kid who's wondered, "What does 'an hour' mean?" will enjoy this smart, simple, and surprising book.