A+ For Big Ben by Sarah EllisA+ For Big Ben by Sarah Ellis

A+ For Big Ben

bySarah EllisIllustratorKim La Fave

Board Book | May 15, 2015

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His sister is a big kid in grade five. His brother is a big kid in grade three. Ben is a little kid in preschool. He can’t swim; he can’t use chopsticks; he can’t even see out of the car window. If only he could bring home a real report card like the older kids do, then Ben would be happy. But there are no report cards in preschool. Sometimes older siblings remember what it was like to be little, however, and Ben’s brother and sister are about to present Ben with his very own report card, grading him on all the activities that little brothers do best.Award-winning author and illustrator Sarah Ellis and Kim La Fave team up to produce a book that is a triumph for little siblings everywhere. The engaging text, lively illustrations, and board book format are perfect for eager readers with little hands, big hearts, and bigger dreams.
Sarah Ellis has written more than twenty novels and picture books for young readers. Her many honors include the Governor General's Award, the Mr. Christie Book Award, the Sheila A. Egoff Children's Book Prize, and the prestigious Vicky Metcalf Award for a body of work. Written from her insightful memories of her own childhood and kee...
Title:A+ For Big BenFormat:Board BookDimensions:24 pages, 7.97 × 6.49 × 0.53 inPublished:May 15, 2015Publisher:Pajama Press Inc.Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1927485762

ISBN - 13:9781927485767


Editorial Reviews

Sarah Ellis' story is simple and endearing and most parents would delight in the affection the siblings have for each other. And Kim La Fave's drawings mirror that simplicity and warmth in her colour choices, cow-licked hair, and soft lines in her characters. - CanLit for LittleCanadians - 20150406