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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0802853315, Hardcover)Colin is the smallest of his ten brothers and sisters and oh, how his mother worries about him! She wont let him run and play. She insists that Colin sit quietly indoors - until Grandma suggests wrapping him up tight in cotton. But not even cotton can protect Colin when he is finally allowed out into the world . . . This clever tale about growing up and letting go will delight and entertain readers of all ages, especially those who have known an overprotective parent!
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Afraid that her smallest child, Colin, will be hurt if he goes outside or plays, a mother mouse insists that he sit quietly indoors until his grandmother suggests wrapping him in cotton wool, which proves to be effective, but in a most unexpected way.
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An edition of this book was published by Eerdmans Books for Young Readers.
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