Only Emma

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Penguin, Sep 7, 2006 - Juvenile Fiction - 144 pages
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Eight-year-old Emma McGraw is an only child who lives with her mom in their "cozy" condo. When four-year-old Anthony Scarpetto moves in for a week while his parents are away, Emma is not happy. He's loud, he smells, and he touches her stuff. And that's only half of it! Emma has started at a new school, and has finally begun to make friends. But how can she invite anyone over when annoying Anthony is there? Emma is in for a surprise, though. As the week goes by, she starts to realize that having a "little brother" may not be as bad as she thought.
 

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User Review  - hkent32 - LibraryThing

Short Summary: Emma is an only-child that is very used to being an only child until Anthony moves in and totally ruins the peace. It is a story of her struggle with having to share things for the ... Read full review

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User Review  - cshupp - LibraryThing

I thought this book was cute. I liked how the author gave you details about Emma's life simply through dialogue. Instead of writing out pages of history she just introduced it through dialogue. Read full review

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Sally Warner (www.sallywarner.com) has published more than twenty novels for young readers, including the Emma and EllRay Jakes series. She lives in Altadena, California with her husband and their not-so-miniature dachshund, Rocky. 

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