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by Joyce Dunbar

ePub Tell me What it's like to be Big download
Author:
Joyce Dunbar
ISBN13:
978-0439446181
ISBN:
043944618X
Publisher:
Scholastic (2002)
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1310 kb
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1458 kb
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Rating:
4.4
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258

It's only when Willoughby informs his little sister that she'll be too big for toys that the pleasant future-fantasizing .

It's only when Willoughby informs his little sister that she'll be too big for toys that the pleasant future-fantasizing screeches to a halt. I don't ever want to be big," Willa says. Fortunately, Willoughby is thoughtful enough to know when to turn the reins over to someone older, wiser, and infinitely comforting: Mom. In this sequel to the endearing Tell Me Something Happy Before I Go to Sleep Joyce Dunbar and Debi Gliori bring back this cuddly pair of siblings for another reassuring tale about childhood worries. Gliori's colorful illustrations are a veritable.

Another sweet story from Joyce Dunbar! . willa the bunny questions her big brother about what it will be like to be big. sweet ending where they crawl back into bed with their mommy and go to sleep.

Another sweet story from Joyce Dunbar! Loved her "Tell Me Something Happy. book, and this one is just as cute. May 23, 2018 Joan rated it really liked it. One day, Willa Rabbit is the first one to wake up. She tries to make her own breakfast, but she’s too small to reach anything. Luckily, her brother, Willoughby, is older. Aug 13, 2014 E rated it liked it.

Author: Joyce Dunbar, Debi Gliori ISBN 10: 038560128X. Used-like N : The book pretty much look like a new book. There will be no stains or markings on the book, the cover is clean and crisp, the book will look unread, the only marks there may be are slight bumping marks to the edges of the book where it may have been on a shelf previously. Read full description. See details and exclusions. Tell Me What It's Like To Be Big by Joyce Dunbar (Hardback, 2001). Pre-owned: lowest price.

What is it like to be big?'. Willoughby has some answers. In this sequel to the endearing Tell Me Something Happy Before I Go to Sleep Joyce Dunbar and Debi Gliori bring back this cuddly pair of siblings for another reassuring tale about childhood worries

What is it like to be big?'. Gliori's colorful illustrations are a veritable patchwork quilt of patterns and cozy objects.

by Joyce Dunbar & illustrated by Debi Gliori . Yet it soon dawns on Willa that growing up entails a bit more than she’s ready for-too much independence, no toys, etc. A comforting early-morning snuggle with mom restores Willa’s equanimity and the siblings soon drift off to sleep, safe in the embrace of their mother.

Willa is wondering what it's like to be big - will she still play with her toys? . In 2002 Dunbar did a book tour in the United States to promote this book. Her 2005 picture book "Shoe Baby", illustrated by her daughter Polly, was made into a puppet show and is part of the 2006 Brighton Festival.

Willa is wondering what it's like to be big - will she still play with her toys? Will she have to do things on her own? Luckily, big brother Willoughby is there to help, and he tells her that being big will be just as exciting as being small. Dunbar most well-known series, "Mouse and Mole", has been adapted into a twenty-six part television animation series by Grasshopper Productions, with voices lent by Alan Bennett and Richard Briers.

Willa and Willoughby, the sweet floppy-eared rabbit siblings from Tell Me Something Before I Go to Sleep, here explore the advantages and disadvantages of growing up.

Illustrated by. Debi Gliori. Willa and Willoughby, the sweet floppy-eared rabbit siblings from Tell Me Something Before I Go to Sleep, here explore the advantages and disadvantages of growing up. Very early one morning, Willa rouses her brother to make her breakfast, because "I can't reach. At Willa's urging, Willoughby shows her all the things he can do around their cheery, vibrantly colored home because he's big: from washing the carrot-motif dishes to taking a shower solo.

Author Joyce Dunbar has done a good job of showing that growing up isn't all it's made out to be, while simultaneously .

Author Joyce Dunbar has done a good job of showing that growing up isn't all it's made out to be, while simultaneously holding out for the idea that there's a lot of good stuff involved. A perfectly charming book with sweet illustrations. Telll Me What Its Like to Be Big. Published by Thriftbooks. com User, 18 years ago. Remember what it was like to be little and wanting to be big! A time when everything would be better if only you were bigger

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  • So sweet. My daughter loves this story.

  • Wonderful story

  • great

  • I was disappointed in this story. Even for the 4-8 year olds, I found it shallow and not as fleshed out as it could have been.

  • Remember what it was like to be little and wanting to be big! A time when everything would be better if only you were bigger. This heartwarming story is about a bunny named Willa who is very curious about growing up. She gets up very early one morning by herself and realizes she is too little to get breakfast on her own. Willa decides to wake up her brother, Willoughby, who agrees to help her. As he helps her with breakfast, she starts to question him about what it's like to be big. Willoughby patiently answers Willa's questions with older sibling wisdom. The painted illustrations make you feel warm and comfortable. The endpapers remind you of a cozy quilt. All of which remind you of home. Children K-3 will love this story for it's illustrations and the wonderment of what it's like to be older. Adults will love reading it for the nostalgic memories of wanting to be big and knowing what it's like when you finally get there.

  • Poor Willa. She's too little to reach the table by herself, too little to get her clothes on by herself, too little for practically any activity that makes life fun. She goes to her older brother Willoughby and begins to quiz him on how it is to be grown up. Willoughby sets her straight with gentle humor and some straight talk.
    Throw into the mix the fact that Willa and Willoughby are utterly charming rabbits drawn by illustrator Debi Gliori and you get the idea of this lovely book. Author Joyce Dunbar has done a good job of showing that growing up isn't all it's made out to be, while simultaneously holding out for the idea that there's a lot of good stuff involved. ... A perfectly charming book with sweet illustrations.

  • This is a story of a brother and sister bunny Willa and Willoughby. Willa is tired of being small and ask her big brother what it's like to be big. He tells her of all the great things she will be able to do like take a bath and brush her teeth by herself and lots more. As Willa thinks about all the like big rabbits do she starts to think maybe she doesn't want to grow up.

    I liked the way that the big brother rabbit made time for his little sister. I would like to see more books feature positive sibling relationships like this one does.

    The story line is very sweet and will appeal to readers and listeners of all ages.

  • "Tell Me What It's Like to Be Big" is a sweet sibling story that has the potential to become a true classic. This story is about young anthopomorphic rabbit named Willa who wants to make her own breakfast and her older brother, Willoughby.

    When Willa asks for her brother's help, he gets on his slippers and they have breakfast together. Willa talks with her brother about what things will be like when she's older. When Willa doesn't quite like what she hears, Willoughby provides comforting reassurance.

    The pages are large, colorful and fully illustrated. There's actually quite a bit of text for a book of this type, but it's easy-to-read. Another winner from the author and illustrator of "Tell Me Something Happy Before I Go to Sleep."