Picture Books ~ New Baby

Alexander, Martha G.

Nobody Asked Me if I Wanted a Baby Sister

JUV 398.8.A377n

Resenting the attention and praise lavished on his new baby sister, Oliver tries to give her away to
several people in the neighborhood. 2006.

 

Anholt, Laurence

Sophie and the New Baby

JUV 398.8.A5967s

Sophie waits through the seasons of the year for her sibling to be born and then experiences mixed
feelings about the new baby. 2000.

 

Ballard, Robin

I Used to be the Baby

JUV 398.8.B2124i

A young boy helps his mother take care of his baby brother. 2002.

 

Cole, Joanna

I'm a Big Sister

JUV 398.8.C673i

A sister enumerates the joys of welcoming a new baby to the family and the advantages of already
being big. 1997.

 

Cole, Joanna

I'm a Big Brother

JUV 398.8.C673ib

A child eagerly welcomes home his new baby brother. 1997.

 

Corey, Dorothy

Will There Be a Lap For Me?

JUV 398.8.C8126w

Kyle misses his time on Mother's lap while she is pregnant and is happy when the birth of his baby brother
makes her lap available again. 1992.

 

Cummings, Pat

Angel Baby

JUV 398.8.C9126a

In her mother's eyes, Amanda Lynne's baby brother is a perfect angel, but to Amanda the baby doesn't
always seem so angelic. 2000.

 

Cutler, Jane

Darcy and Gran Don't Like Babies

JUV 398.8.C976d

Darcy and Gran are not happy about the idea of a new baby coming, but they change their minds after
the birth. 1993.

 

Danziger, Paula

Barfburger Baby, I Was Here First!

JUV 398.8.D2384b

Five-year-old Jonathon is not pleased when neighbors and relatives come to visit and admire his new
baby brother. 2004.

 

Falwell, Cathryn

We Have a Baby

JUV 398.8.F199we EFL

The arrival of a new baby is a cause for celebration, presenting opportunities to love, watch, touch, and
care for the new family member. 1993.

 

Foreman, Michael

Ben's Baby

JUV 3898.8.F761b

Ben asks his parents for a baby for his next birthday and by the time it comes around he has a baby
brother. 1987.

 

Gregory, Valiska

Shirley's Wonderful Baby

JUV 398.8.G8627s

Shirley doesn't share her family's sentiment that their new baby is wonderful until Ms. Mump, the babysitter, 
comes to visit. 2002.

 

Hassett, John

We Got My Brother at the Zoo

JUV ME COLL 398.8.H277w

Mary Margaret Morrison has a hard time adjusting to her new baby brother and develops several outlandish stories
about where he really came from. 1993.

 

Henkes, Kevin

Julius, the Baby of the World

JUV 398.8.H389ju

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. 1990.

 

Hest, Amy

You're the Boss, Baby Duck

JUV 398.8.H469y

When her parents make such a fuss over their new baby, Baby Duck feels neglected, until Grandpa helps her to
realize that she is still important.  1997.

 

Holabird, Katharine

Angelina's Baby Sister

JUV 398.8.H691abs

Angelina's excitement over the arrival of a new baby turns to jealousy when her little sister becomes the center
of attention. 2000.

 

Hurwitz, Johanna

Russell's Secret

JUV 398.8.H9495r

When Russell decides to stay home from nursery school and be a baby just like his new sister, he discovers that being
treated like a baby when you are a big boy is no fun at all. 2001.

 

Kingsley, Emily Perl

A Baby Sister for Herry

JUV 398.8.K615b EFL

A little blue monster named Herry finds life in his family greatly changed after he gets a new baby sister. 1984.

 

London, Jonathan

Froggy's Baby Sister

JUV 398.8.L846fbs

Froggy hoped for a brother to play with so he is disappointed with his new baby sister, Pollywogilina, but only until she
is old enough to start learning from her big brother. 2003.

 

McClelland, Julia

This Baby

JUV 398.8.M13t

Andrew the bear sulks when he thinks about the new baby that is coming to his family, until his parents tell him how much
they are going to need his help. 1994.

 

Moers, Hermann

Hugo's Baby Brother

JUV 398.8.M723h

Hugo the young lion, although fully grown, resents sharing his mother's attention with his new baby brother. 1992.

 

Robbins, Beth

Tom, Ally, and the New Baby

JUV 398.8.R5344t EFL

Feline siblings Tom and Ally feel both excited and a little worried when they hear that there will be a new baby in their
family. 2001.

 

Saltzberg, Barney

Cornelius P. Mud, Are You Ready for Baby?

JUV 398.8.S179co

There's a new baby in the house, and Cornelius realizes he's not quite ready. 2009.

 

Sheldon, Annette

Big Sister Now: A Story About Me and Our New Baby

JUV 398.8.S5442b

A little girl gets used to sharing her parents with her baby brother and realizes there are some benefits to being a
big sister now. 2006.

 

Simon, Norma

The Baby House

JUV 398.8.S599b

A child tells how the family gets ready for the birth of kittens, puppies, and a new baby. 1995.

 

Van Leeuwen, Jean

Benny & Beautiful Baby Delilah

JUV 398.8.V324b

Benny is not pleased when his new baby sister, Delilah, arrives at his house. 2006.

 

Winter, Susan

A Baby Just Like Me

JUV 398.8.W7344b

Although at first she is disappointed with her new baby sister, Martha comes to appreciate her with time. 1994.

 

Bunting, Eve

Jin Woo

JUV 398.8.B886ji

Davey is dubious about having a new adopted brother from Korea, but when he finds out that his parents still love him, 
he decides that having a baby brother will be fine. 2001.

 

Krishnaswami, Uma

Bringing Asha Home

JUV 398.8.K8975b EFL

Eight-year-old Arun waits impatiently while international adoption paperwork is completed so that he can meet his new
baby sister from India. 2006.

 

McMahon, Patricia

Just Add One Chinese Sister

JUV 398.8.M2273j

Uses the family's own words to describe the arrival of Claire from China to her adoptive home, where her big brother
Conor anticipates the day his new sister would arrive. 2005.