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I love you like crazy cakes : ... and more stories about families

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Publication Information

[United States] : Marketed and distributed in the U.S. by New Video, c2005.

Physical Description

1 videodisc (62 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.


I love you like crazy cakes: A woman describes how she went to China to adopt a special baby girl. Based on the author's own experiences.

Three cheers for Catherine the Great: Sara's Russian grandmother has requested that there be no presents at her seventy-eighth birthday party, so Sara must think of a gift from her heart.

Five creatures: In words and pictures, a girl describes the three humans and two cats that live in her house, and details some of the traits that they share.

Uncle Elephant: Uncle Elephant comes to the rescue when his nephew's parents are lost at sea and cares for him until they are found again.


DVD format.

Not rated, but recommended for ages 4-10.

Extra bonus story: Uncle Elephant / by Arnold Lobel.


  • I love you like crazy cakes / by Rose Lewis ; illustrated by Jane Dyer ; narrated by Mia Farrow
  • Three cheers for Catherine the Great / by Cari Best ; illustrated by Giselle Potter ; narrated by Ekaterina Gordeeva
  • Five creatures / by Emily Jenkins ; illustrated by Tomek Bogacki
  • Uncle Elephant / by Arnold Lobel.

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