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The New Small Person

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Pub. Date:
2015
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 3.6 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 490L
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Lauren Child tells the familiar tale of a less-than-welcome sibling with subtlety, insight, affection, and humor. Elmore Green starts life as an only child, as many children do. He has a room to himself, where he can line up his precious things and nobody will move them one inch. But one day everything changes. When the new small person comes along, it seems that everybody might like it a bit more than they like Elmore Green. And when the small person knocks over Elmore's things and even licks his jelly-bean collection, Elmore's parents say that he can't be angry because the small person is only small. Elmore wants the small person to go back to wherever it came from. Then, one night, everything changes. . . . In her signature visual style, Lauren Child gets to the heart of a child's evolving emotions about becoming a big brother or sister.

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ISBN:
9780763678104
9780763679880
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 3.6, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 490L
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subject_facetAfrican American boys -- Juvenile fiction
Brothers -- Juvenile fiction
Jealousy in children -- Juvenile fiction
Only child -- Juvenile fiction
title_displayThe New Small Person
title_fullThe New Small Person
The new small person / Lauren Child
title_shortThe New Small Person
topic_facetAfrican American boys
Brothers
Jealousy in children
Juvenile Fiction
Juvenile Literature
Only child