The Lamaze Tale of Sir Prance-a-lot Soft Book is fabric book designed to encourage baby's imagination. Washable fabrics, durable pages, bright contrasting colors, and specially designed developmental features make it fun for babies and toddlers to discover, learn, and read. Even at a very young age, children can begin to understand the process of reading. Reading fosters imagination and the idea of possible worlds. Through identification with characters in a book, children learn social skills such as sharing, taking turns, and cooperation. Reading also allows children to learn about their environment. As they begin to point out places and objects that are new, they learn the concepts of sHape, colour, and size. A child and caregiver bond in a warm and loving way through the experience of sharing a book.