I'm Big Now!
Being big is hard. Sometimes you want to do the baby things you used to do before! In this funny journey of discovery, one little girl decides to try out being a baby again, but discovers it is more fun being the big sister of the family.
|Interest Level||Preschool - Grade 3|
|Reading Level||Grade 2|
|Genre||Fiction, Picture Books|
|Publisher||Andersen Press USA|
|Imprint||Andersen Press USA|
|Number of Pages||32|
School Library Journal
“Recommended for general purchase, especially for picture book collections in need of new baby and sibling-to-be titles.”—School Library Journal
“The pastel illustrations and gentle rhymes work to reassure young readers. . . . An especially good feature here is how the mixed racial background of this family . . . is presented matter-of-factly.”—Booklist
“Rhyming text and exuberant art follows a little girl . . . getting used to her status as big sister. . . . A warm . . . celebration of all things big girl.”—Kirkus Reviews
Author: Anthea Simmons
Anthea Simmons grew up in Cornwall where she was pony- and book-mad. She lives in East Devon with (during the holidays) her Chemistry undergraduate son Henry, and her polydactyl ginger cat, Caramac.
Illustrator: Georgie Birkett
Georgie Birkett was born in Kent. She completed her degree in Graphic Design and Illustration at the University of Brighton in 1996. In 2008 she won in the Booktrust Early Years Awards for Is This My Nose? (Red Fox).