Tell Me What It's Like to Be Big

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2001 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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Early one morning, Willa gets up and tries to make her own breakfast. But she’s too small to reach anything. Luckily, her older brother, Willoughby, is there to help--and to tell her about the many things she’ll be able to do all by herself once she’s big.
A cozy sequel to the bestselling Tell Me Something Happy Before I Go to Sleep,this gentle and reassuring story about growing up is just right for every child--big or small.

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User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Wee Willa and her older brother Willoughby return in a poignant tale about growing up. When Willa springs awake at the crack of dawn, she tries to rustle up some breakfast on her own. Alas, despite ... Read full review

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User Review  - la_librarian - LibraryThing

Sweet book about growing up but nothing particularly special about it. Read full review

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About the author (2001)

JOYCE DUNBAR has written more than fifty books for children, includingThe Very Small andThis Is the Star. She lives in Norwich, England.

DEBI GLIORI is the illustrator of many beloved picture books, including Joyce Dunbar’sThe Very Small.She lives near Edinburgh, Scotland.

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