The New Baby at Your House

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Harper Collins, Mar 23, 1999 - Juvenile Fiction - 48 pages
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It's natural for children to be concerned about the arrival of a new baby at their house. Most big brothers and sisters feel loving and tender one minute, angry or jealous the next. With over forty vivid full-color photographs and a clear, supportive text by award-winning author Joanna Cole, this revised edition of a much-loved classic will prepare children for the ups and downs of having a new baby in the house.

"Should help small children sort out and deal with the turbulent mixed feelings that assail them when a new baby comes home." --Benjamin Spock, MD., author of Baby and Child Care


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User Review  - Marlene28 - LibraryThing

This book uses real pictures and not drawing to portray family life and the arrival of a new baby. It's good because kids are able to see real people and not drawings so that they have a better way to ... Read full review

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User Review  - Anthony2013 - LibraryThing

Revised and reillustrated, this classic explores the ups and downs of having a new baby in the house. Pictures show an older sibling interacting in positive ways with a new sibling, but many pictures ... Read full review


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About the author (1999)

Joanna Cole is the author of the popular Magic School Bus series, I'm a Big Brother, I'm a Big Sister, and many other award-winning books. In Asking About Sex & Growing Up, she provides a reassuring blend of practical guidance and scientific fact for the audience that needs it most.

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