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HarperCollins, May 15, 2012 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
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Chloe has ten older brothers and sisters and ten younger brothers and sisters. She’s in the middle and she loves it—especially when they all gather for family fun time.

But when Dad brings home a surprise one evening, Chloe finds she is not in the middle anymore . . . but not for long!

With gorgeous colored-ink drawings and funny, spare text, Peter McCarty tells a winning story of family, imagination, and love.

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User Review  - bcelaya - LibraryThing

Chloe was a bunny who had ten older siblings and ten younger siblings. She was the in the middle. One evening her father brought home a television that the whole family could watch after dinner. Her ... Read full review

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User Review  - LBraaten - LibraryThing

I like the message of this story, I agree with Chloe, families need to spend more time together chatting and having a good time rathan than watching TV. Even if they are watching the same show, it's not the same! Read full review

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About the author (2012)

Peter McCarty’s own experience as the middle child growing up in a large family inspired Chloe. He has written and illustrated several books for children, including Henry in Love, a New York Times Best Illustrated Book of the Year, in which Chloe makes her debut. He is also the author and illustrator of Hondo & Fabian, a Caldecott Honor Book and New York Times Best Illustrated Book of the Year, and its sequel, Fabian Escapes; T is for Terrible; Little Bunny on the Move; and Moon Plane, a Charlotte Zolotow Award winner. Peter lives with his wife and their two bunnies in Clinton Corners, New York.

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