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15 Things to Not Do With a Baby
by Margaret McAllister
A girl learns what not to do with her new brother, including sending him to play with an elephant or hanging him from the clothesline, and also what to do
Before You Were Here, Mi Amor
by Samantha R. Vamos
Family members lovingly prepare for arrival of a new baby. Spanish words are woven throughout the text.
Julius, the Baby of the World
by Kevin Henkes
Lilly is convinced that the arrival of her new baby brother is the worst thing that has happened in their house, until Cousin Garland comes to visit.
Little Miss, Big Sis
by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
Illustrations and simple, rhyming text follow Little Miss as she learns to be a wonderful big sister.
Lola Reads to Leo
by Anna McQuinn
Lola reads story books to her new baby brother Leo, and even though Mommy and Daddy are busy, they still have time to read to Lola at bedtime.
by Lori Nichols
A nature-loving little girl's favorite playmate is her maple tree, until the day she's surprised with a baby sister.
Mission: New Baby
by Susan Hood
A secret agent's guide to welcoming a new sibling.
Pecan Pie Baby
by Jacqueline Woodson
When Mama's pregnancy draws attention away from Gia, she worries that the special bond they share will disappear forever once the baby is born.
Phoebe and Digger
by Tricia Springstubb
When Mama got a new baby, Phoebe got a new digger. And before long, everyone needs a trip to the park... But then a big girl with grabby hands snatches Digger away from Phoebe. Phoebe tries to use her words, but they don't work. What can she do? Will she ever get Digger back?
Starring the Boss Baby as Himself!
by Marla Frazee
From the moment he arrives, it is obvious that the new baby is boss and he gets whatever he wants, from drinks made-to-order around the clock to his executive gym.
The Twins' Little Sister
by Hyewon Yum
Twin sisters who already compete for their mother's attention have an especially hard time after their baby sister is born.
The Very Tiny Baby
by Sylvie Kantorovitz
A very young boy tells his teddy bear about his mixed feelings over the premature birth of his new sibling, and his guilty resentment at the adult's preoccupation with the tiny baby.
Updated 11/12/2015
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