My Brother, the Pest

From the Series Real Kids Readers — Level 2

  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 3
  • Reading Level: Grade 1

He messes up games. He draws on the wall. He won’t take turns, and he won’t share. That little kid is nothing but a big pest!

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Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 1
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Millbrook Press ™
Language English
Publication Date 2011-01-01
Reading Counts! Level 1.8
Text Type Fiction
BISACS JUV043000, JUV009080
Dewey [E]
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Lexile 260
Guided Reading Level I
ATOS Reading Level 1.7
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 27986
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Note to adults and Reviewed



“Sibling rivalry is the scenario in this book in the Real Kids Readers series that integrates phonics practice with a realistic rhyming story. . . [N]ew readers will enjoy the older sister’s anger about her younger sibling and then her rueful affection.”

School Library Journal

“These realistic. . . stories address some of the frustrations and fears of childhood. My Brother, the Pest is narrated in rhyme by a young girl who expresses her annoyance with her little brother until she realizes that they do have some fun together. . . [The books ueses] a limited vocabulary, making [it]suitable for beginning readers.”
School Library Journal

Photographer: Dorothy Handelman