Arthur's Baby by Marc Brown


Arthur's Baby by Marc Brown

We have a surprise for you,' Arthur's parents tell him. Arthur can hardly believe it when he learns what the surprise is - a baby! D.W. seems enthusiastic but Arthur isn't so sure. What will life with a new baby be like? Will it be as bad as his friends say?


Like its predecessors, Arthur's Baby deals reassuringly with a developmental issue. And like those earlier books, the humor lies in the colorful, sunny illustrations (pen, crayon, and wash), as well as the witty banter between siblings. Combined with a simple, direct style, this has sure-fire appeal for the primary grade set, as well as Arthur addicts of all ages. It should also be of special interest to families expecting a new arrival. --School Library Journal

About the Author

Marc Brown is the creator of the bestselling Arthur Adventure book series and co-developer of the children's PBS television series, Arthur. He has also created a second book series, featuring D.W., Arthur's little sister, as well as numerous other books for children.

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Book Info


Contains Paperback and CD-Audio (Audiobook)
32 pages
Interest Age: from 5 to 7


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Publication date

15th January 2009



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