My Rotten Redheaded Older Brother: with audio recording

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Simon and Schuster, Jun 28, 2011 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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There's nothing worse than a rotten redheaded older brother who can do everything you can do better! Patricia's brother Richard could run the fastest, climb the highest, and spit the farthest and still smile his extra-rotten, greeny-toothed, weasel-eyed grin.

But when little Patricia wishes on a shooting star that she could do something -- anything -- to show him up, she finds out just what wishes -- and rotten redheaded older brothers -- can really do.

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User Review  - KaraHankins - LibraryThing

Being that Patricia Polacco is one of my favorite children's book authors, it was only natural that I thoroughly enjoyed this book for many reasons. The first reason I liked this book was because of ... Read full review

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User Review  - ajohns75 - LibraryThing

I found this book to be a story that anyone with a sibling rivalry could understand and appreciate. The author perfectly describes the relationship between a bickering brother and sister. The ... Read full review

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About the author (2011)

Patricia Polacco has written and illustrated many highly acclaimed books, including Some Birthday, an IRA/CBC Children's Choice book and a Parents' Choice Award winner. Among other honors she has received are the International Reading Association Award for Rechenka's Eggs, the Sydney Taylor Book Award for The Keeping Quilt, and the Children's Literature and Social Responsibility Award for the overall excellence of her work. She lives in Oakland, California, with her husband and two children.

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