The Best, Best Baby! by Anthea Simmons


The Best, Best Baby! by Anthea Simmons

A big sister learns that although her baby brother can be very annoying and there are lots of things that he can't do yet, he's still the best, best baby that a sister ever had!


A very sweet and accessible take on a familiar issue. EDITOR'S CHOICE -- Fiona Noble The Bookseller Older siblings everywhere will love this story of the trials, tribulations and absolute joy that a baby brother brings! Julia Eccleshare, Lovereading The simple, but eye-catching, illustrations are attractive to children, making them want to turn the pages and read on. Carousel A funny and realistic tale of toddler sibling rivalry ... Gorgeous. Angels and Urchins A warm, very human book to read to big sisters and brothers coping with a new arrival in the family The School Librarian

About the Author

Anthea Simmons was born in St Albans and studied at St Hugh's College, Oxford. Following a high-flying career in the city, she now lives in Devon where, as well as writing poetry and children's stories, she teaches English as a foreign language to adults from all over the world. Georgie Birkett was born in Kent and studied at Brighton University. She is the author and illustrator of many picture books, and has been published all over the world.

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32 pages
Interest Age: To 5


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Publication date

5th June 2014



Publisher Profile

Andersen Press Ltd is an imprint of Andersen Press

logo Andersen Press is one of the leading independent children’s publishers, publishing some of the biggest names in the world of children's books including the much-loved picture book characters the Little Princess and Elmer the patchwork elephant. Andersen Press is the home of many award-winning authors and illustrators including Melvin Burgess, Rebecca Stead, Satoshi Kitamura, Tony Ross, David McKee, Chris Judge and Jeanne Willis. Founded in 1976 by Klaus Flugge it won the Bologna Best Children’s Publisher prize in the European Category in 2016, the company’s 40th anniversary year.

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