A+ For Big Ben

bySarah EllisIllustratorKim La Fave

May 15, 2015|
A+ For Big Ben by Sarah Ellis
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Ben thinks he’s too little to do anything until his older siblings produce his first report card

Ben's 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.

"This sweet and charmingly illustrated book takes seriously a preschooler's need to feel that he is not left behind, while wittily defusing the reverence for grading that's been creeping into elementary school culture."—The New York Times

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 ke...
Title:A+ For Big Ben
Format:Board Book
Product dimensions:24 pages, 7.97 X 6.49 X 0.53 in
Shipping dimensions:24 pages, 7.97 X 6.49 X 0.53 in
Published:May 15, 2015
Publisher:Pajama Press Inc.
Appropriate for ages:3 - 5
ISBN - 13:9781927485767

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