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Patti Cake and Her New Doll

Patti Cake and Her New Doll

by Patricia Reilly Giff Illustrated by Laura J. Bryant
Girls will adore two-time Newbery Honoree Pat Reilly Giff's sweet, funny picture book adventure about a spirited little girl, her irrepressible dog, and her new doll. Patti Cake has a new doll. Her name is On Sale. She's afraid of the dark — just like Patti Cake. Patti Cake also has a dog named Tootsie — who makes a big mess out of everything! Tootsie gets On-Sale all smudgy with nail polish and sticky cake. But when Tootsie comes into their dark new room that night to tell On-Sale she is sorry, everything begins to feel right.
3, 4, 5
Interest Level
Grades PreK - K
Lexile Measure
Guided Reading
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Number of Pages

About the Author and Illustrator

Contributor Image Alt Tag Patricia Reilly Giff Patricia Reilly Giff began her life in Brooklyn, New York surrounded by books! As a child Giff would prefer to have her nose in a book imagining the life of each character rather than playing with the other children. Some of her favorite childhood reads included Little Women, The Secret Garden, and the Black Stallion books, the Sue Barton books, and the Nancy Drew series. So it's no surprise that she knew early on that she wanted to be a writer.
Laura J. Bryant

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