Jamaica Tag-Along

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1990 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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Jamaica doesn't want a younger child to play with her, until she remembers how she felt when her older brother excluded her from his games. "This simple but important lesson is attractively illustrated in realistic watercolors." -- Kirkus Reviews

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User Review  - lhanso1 - LibraryThing

I liked this book because of the surprising plot twist at the end of the story. Throughout the story, Jamaica constantly asks her older brother Ossie if she can join him in various activities. Ossie ... Read full review

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User Review  - emills4 - LibraryThing

This is another story I read frequently as a child because I had two younger brothers. The author's central idea is all about the importance of family but focusing more on the relationship between ... Read full review

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Juanita Havill is the author of many picture books including six other stories about Jamaica. She and her husband have two grown children and currently reside in Arizona. Anne Sibley O'Brien has illustrated more than twenty books for children, including the Jamaica stories. She has two grown children and lives with her husband and cat in Maine.

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