Lee & Low Books, 1998 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
When her new baby brother arrives, Elizabeti decides she needs a doll that she can care for the way her mother cares for the new baby. After looking around the village, Elizabeti finds the perfect doll to love. She names her Eva. When Mama changes the new baby's diaper, Elizabeti changes Eva's. And one day when Eva turns up lost, Elizabeti realizes just how much she loves her special doll. Full-color illustrations.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - pdenmark - LibraryThing
This book is about a child in a different culture who mimics her mother taking care of a baby, by taking care of a rock. She looses the rock and has to deal with lose and then the joy of being reunited. 3-5 Pierce College Library Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ryleangel - LibraryThing
In this story "Elizabeti's Doll", it shows that how a young girl turns a large rock into her beloved baby doll (which she treats and protects as if it were a real baby) is one children can easily ... Read full review