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Emma's Yucky Brother

Title

Emma's Yucky Brother

Authors

Jean Little

Illustrator

Jennifer Plecas

Publisher

HarperCollins

Publication Year

2001

ISBN

9780064442589

Pages

64 pages

Genre

realism

Format

chapter book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Emma finds out how hard it is to be a big sister when her family adopts a four-year-old boy named Max.

Grade Level

K-3

Lexile Measure

480L

Topic

Family Relationships; Adoption; adopted child; adoptive family; adoptive sibling

Main Character

female child

Race/Ethnicities

African American / White

Family Formation

mother and father

Awards

Reading Magic Award, 2001 Winner

Keywords

adjusting to new family members; brothers and sisters; sibling rivalry; excitement; challenges

Diversity Impact

direct

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