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If It Weren't for You by Charlotte Zolotow
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If It Weren't for You (edition 2006)

by Charlotte Zolotow, G. Brian Karas (Illustrator)

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Title:If It Weren't for You
Authors:Charlotte Zolotow
Other authors:G. Brian Karas (Illustrator)
Info:HarperCollins (2006), Edition: First Edition, Hardcover, 32 pages
Collections:Your library
Rating:*****
Tags:preschool book

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I wanted to read this book to my children to find a ways for them to appreciate themselves better and end up loving it they ask for me to read it all the time ( )
  CeciliaCoreas | Dec 2, 2016 |
This book is so cute! I want to buy it for my sister! This book is about learning to value your siblings, even if they annoy you.
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  Kayleepeterson | Nov 30, 2016 |
This book shows that it is good to have siblings. Even though something's they bug the other sibling it showed how much they actually care for them.
  kguirsch | Nov 28, 2016 |
This book is about a young boy that struggles with the fact of having another sibling around now. He begins to fantasize about how good he thought life was before she came along. But later grows to love her and toys to teach her new things being that he has to be a good big brother now. I would read this to a child individually ages 4+
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  leightymcvea | Nov 27, 2016 |
this book is about a young girl who has a hard time coping with the fact that she isn't the only child any longer, however; at the end she learns that she loves her brother. i would read this book one on one because some children dont have a sister or brother. also the age group is 4 and up. ( )
  NatashaBrand1 | Nov 19, 2016 |
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Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
Charlotte Zolotowprimary authorall editionscalculated
Crowell, CatherineNarratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Karas, G. BrianIllustratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Shecter, BenIllustratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0060278757, Hardcover)

Sooner or later, one thought crosses the mind of every big brother or sister: "If it weren't for you, I'd be the only child, and I'd get all the presents." This revised, re–illustrated edition of Charlotte Zolotow's timeless picture book explores the ups and downs of siblingdom–including the unexpected times when having a younger sibling might just be a blessing in disguise....

Ages: 3 –8

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An older sister imagines the advantages of not having her younger sister around, but then thinks of one disadvantage.

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