Elizabeti's Doll

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Lee & Low Books, 1998 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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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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User 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

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User 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

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About the author (1998)

After living on Midway Atoll in the center of the Pacific Ocean for nearly three years, Stephanie Stuve-Bodeen now lives in the state of Washington, not far from Mount St. Helens. Stephanie is a faculty member of the Whidbey Writers Workshop MFA program there, and she is the author of several widely-reviewed and award-winning books that have become favorites of parents, librarians, and teachers.

CHRISTY HALE has illustrated numerous picture books, including the award-winning Elizabeti series, published by Lee & Low, and has authored two picture books as well. As an art educator, Hale has written about artists for Instructor magazine's Masterpiece of the Month feature and

workshops. She lives with her family in Palo Alto, California.

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