When we feel better about ourselves, we feel better about everything.
Shadowy, Sendakian illustrations and spot-on, multiply paced rhyming text take us for one spin around the familiar first-born cycle of resentment, rage, worry, the relief of being understood, warm fuzziness and back to the joy of siblinghood in this reassuring glimpse inside a shared spotlight.
More sibling dymamics on JOMB:
- Jillian Jiggs
- Such A Prince
- Waiting For Benjamin: A Story about Autism
- The Puddle Pail
- A Very Unusual Dog
- ChloÃ«’s Birthday. . . and Me
- Edwurd Fudwupper Fibbed Big
- Max’s Words
- Oh No, Not Ghosts
- Oliver Has Something to Say!
- Suki’s Kimono
- Zelda and Ivy
HOTLINE VOICES: Author and teacher Laura Purdie Salas shares one of her favourite books, This is Just to Say: Poems of Apology and Forgiveness (by Joyce Sidman and Pamela Zagarenski).
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