Picture Books ~ New Baby
Alexander, Martha G.
Resenting the attention and praise lavished on his new baby sister, Oliver tries to give her away to
several people in the neighborhood. 2006.
Sophie waits through the seasons of the year for her sibling to be born and then experiences mixed
feelings about the new baby. 2000.
A young boy helps his mother take care of his baby brother. 2002.
A sister enumerates the joys of welcoming a new baby to the family and the advantages of already
being big. 1997.
A child eagerly welcomes home his new baby brother. 1997.
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.
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.
Darcy and Gran are not happy about the idea of a new baby coming, but they change their minds after
the birth. 1993.
Five-year-old Jonathon is not pleased when neighbors and relatives come to visit and admire his new
baby brother. 2004.
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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.
Ben asks his parents for a baby for his next birthday and by the time it comes around he has a baby
Shirley doesn't share her family's sentiment that their new baby is wonderful until Ms. Mump, the babysitter,
comes to visit. 2002.
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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.
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.
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.
Angelina's excitement over the arrival of a new baby turns to jealousy when her little sister becomes the center
of attention. 2000.
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
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A little blue monster named Herry finds life in his family greatly changed after he gets a new baby sister. 1984.
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.
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.
Hugo the young lion, although fully grown, resents sharing his mother's attention with his new baby brother. 1992.
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Feline siblings Tom and Ally feel both excited and a little worried when they hear that there will be a new baby in their
There's a new baby in the house, and Cornelius realizes he's not quite ready. 2009.
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.
A child tells how the family gets ready for the birth of kittens, puppies, and a new baby. 1995.
Van Leeuwen, Jean
Benny is not pleased when his new baby sister, Delilah, arrives at his house. 2006.
Although at first she is disappointed with her new baby sister, Martha comes to appreciate her with time. 1994.
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.
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Eight-year-old Arun waits impatiently while international adoption paperwork is completed so that he can meet his new
baby sister from India. 2006.
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.