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Franklin's Baby Sister

Franklin's Baby Sister

Series: Franklin
by Paulette Bourgeois Illustrated by Brenda Clark
Franklin is thrilled to learn he'll be a big brother in the spring. He can hardly wait for the new baby, but spring seems a long time away. Franklin does everything he can to make spring come, but nothing happens. Even the seed he planted at school doesn't look like it will ever become a plant. Then one day, spring finally appears and something very special arrives — something little and green and absolutely wonderful!
Ages
4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Interest Level
Grades PreK - 3
Publisher
Tandem Library

About the Author and Illustrator

Contributor Image Alt Tag Paulette Bourgeois When asked what she hopes children will learn from her books, Paulette Bourgeois explains: “It is most important to look for the wonder in ordinary things.” Some of this wonder, and a curious anxiety, spill over into her character Franklin. The world's best-loved turtle overcomes the challenges of the everyday life of a five-year-old in a way that resonates with children.
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