My Big Girl Potty Lap Edition

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HarperCollins, Oct 1, 2006 - Juvenile Fiction - 28 pages
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"What a big girl you are!"

Potty training can be fun. With warmth and sensitivity, Joanna Cole and Maxie Chambliss guide young girls though the challenges and rewards potty training—from the first steps to the joy of graduating to big girl underpants! A helpful "Note to parents" is included.

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User Review  - Fran01 - LibraryThing

3yrs.-4yrs. Is about a little girl having trouble been potty train, her parents bought her a potty just for her. Sometimes she will sit for awhile but nothing happen, then while playing with her toy ... Read full review

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User Review  - E. Talamante - Goodreads

A good potty training book that emphasizes one of the biggest hurdles of potty training - waiting. Ashley (the girl in the story) sits and sits... and sits.... and sits..... until something happens ... Read full review

About the author (2006)

Joanna Cole was born in Newark, New Jersey on August 11, 1944. She attended the University of Massachusetts, Indiana University, and City College of New York where she earned a degree in Psychology. Ms. Cole has worked as an elementary school teacher, a librarian, and a children's book editor. As a child, she loved science and explaining things and this is why she started writing children's books. She writes fiction and non-fiction titles. Her most well-known series are the Magic School Bus and the "Body." Cole's books have received a number of honors. A Horse's Body and A Snake's Body were both named Outstanding Science Trade Books for children by the joint committee of the National Science Teachers Association and the Children's Book Council. In 1982, A Snake's Body was named a Children's Choice Book by the joint committee of the International Reading Association and the Children's Book Council. Both A Cat's Body and A Bird's Body were Junior Literary Guild selections. In 1991, she was awarded the Washington Post/Children's Book Guild Nonfiction award. She currently resides in Connecticut.

Maxie Chambliss is the illustrator of more than sixty books for children, including I'm a Big Sister and I'm a Big Brother by Joanna Cole. She lives in Somerville, Massachusetts.

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