Manchester, Connecticut

New Baby Sibling

 

  • Anholt, Laurence. Sophie and the New Baby (JJ Anholt)
    • Sophie waits through the seasons of the year for her sibling to be born and then experiences mixed feelings about the new baby.
  • Burningham, John. There's Going to Be a Baby (JJ Burningham)
    • A young boy imagines what life will be like when his new sibling arrives.
  • Cole, Joanna. I’m a Big Brother and I’m a Big Sister (Family JJ Cole)
    • A child eagerly welcomes home his new baby brother, and a sister enumerates the joys of welcoming a new baby to the family and the advantages of already being "big."
  • dePaola, Tomie. Baby Sister (Favorites JJ dePaola)
    • When he learns that his mother is going to have a baby, Tommy is very excited and hopes that the baby will be a sister.
  • Elkin, Mark. Samuel's Baby (Family JJ Elkin)
    • Samuel announces during show-and-tell that he is having a baby and soon his kindergarten classmates are expecting everything from twins to puppies, but while Samuel teaches them how to hold and diaper a newborn, he has some qualms about becoming a big brother.
  • Feiffer, Kate. But I Wanted a Baby Brother (Family JJ Feiffer)
    • Oliver Keaton wants a baby brother more than anything but when he gets a baby sister instead he sets out with his dog Chaplin to trade his sister for the perfect baby brother.
  • Hall, Algy. Fine as We Are (Family JJ Hall)
    • Little Frog was very happy just being with his mom. Then the baby frogs came. Lots of baby frogs.
  • Henkes, Kevin. Julius, the Baby of the World (JJRT Henkes)
    • Lilly is convinced that the arrival of her new baby brother is the worst thing that has happened in their house, until Cousin Garland comes to visit.
  • Hill, Susanna Leonard. Not Yet, Rose (JJ Hill)
    • While impatiently waiting for the birth of a new baby brother or sister, Rose imagines the things they will do together and how her life will change.
  • Layne, Stephen L. Love the Baby (Family JJ Layne)
    • An older brother at first resents his new sibling, but eventually he starts to love the baby.
  • Lloyd-Jones, Sally. How to Be a Baby – By Me, the Big Sister (Family JJ Lloyd-Jones)
    • An all-knowing big sister gives her baby sibling lessons in being a baby.
  • Uegaki, Chieri. Rosie and Buttercup (JJ Uegaki)
    • Tired of her baby sister always getting in her way, Rosie gives Buttercup to her babysitter, Oscar, but when she finally has the house to herself, Rosie realizes how much fun her sister really is.
  • Hooks, William H. Mr. Big Brother (JJ E Hooks)
    • Eli is disappointed when the new baby in his family is a little sister rather than the brother he had expected.