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Big Red Lollipop

Khan, Rukhsana, 1962-

(Book - 2010)
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
Big Red Lollipop
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Having to take her younger sister along the first time she is invited to a birthday party spoils Rubina's fun, and later when that sister is asked to a party and baby sister wants to come, Rubina must decide whether to help.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Viking, 2010
ISBN: 9780670062874
0670062871
Branch Call Number: J PIC K
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 26 cm.
Additional Contributors: Blackall, Sophie Illustrator

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Little sisters can be such a pain. First, Rubina is
forced to bring her little sister Sana along to a friend’s party, but
soon it is Sana’s turn to be the big sister when she gets an invitation
of her own.


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Mar 30, 2013
  • emilydickinson rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

A real story for real kids. No gimmicks; no adult winks and nods. Gripping plot a kid, especially siblings, especially girls, will "get." An admirable, true-to-life heroine worth "knowing." Depth. A book that doesn't try to be a video game or Saturday morning cartoon. A "giving" book. Perfect ending. A book that is satisfied to be a "book." A beautiful book. A "book."

Wonderful book and illustration. I could relate to such instances in my life growing up. I took my sister to a bunch of birthday parties. :)

Aug 20, 2012
  • angelhope rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

it was vary frgivfl.

May 04, 2012
  • tealee819 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Excellent children's book covering sibling rivalry and the deep love just below the ugly layer of jealousy and petty differences that plague all families on a daily basis. I teared up at the end but I may just need to adjust my meds! :)

NY Times best illustrated books of 2010

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