My Brave Year of Firsts: Tries, Sighs, And High Fives by Jamie Lee CurtisMy Brave Year of Firsts: Tries, Sighs, And High Fives by Jamie Lee Curtis

My Brave Year of Firsts: Tries, Sighs, And High Fives

byJamie Lee Curtis

Hardcover | September 4, 2012

Pricing and Purchase Info

$15.15 online 
$21.00 list price save 27%
Earn 76 plum® points

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Available in stores


The first time I rode a two-wheeler alone, I crashed and my mom filmed it on her iPhone. . . .

The tenth children's book by the #1 New York Times bestselling team of Jamie Lee Curtis and Laura Cornell celebrates the extraordinary, everyday bravery of trying new things for the very first time. Whether Frankie's learning to ride a bike, love her first dog, make new friends (her very first twins), or help out her dad, she discovers that trying new things is how she grows—and that being brave enough to do so is what growing up is all about.

Jamie Lee Curtis has had many firsts: her first (and only) marriage to Christopher Guest, her first time holding her children, Annie and Tom, her first time pretending to be a customer in an episode ofQuincy, and her first time she wrote words that became her first book. She lives in Los Angeles, the first city she ever lived in, and i...
Title:My Brave Year of Firsts: Tries, Sighs, And High FivesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:40 pages, 9.5 × 11 × 0.38 inPublished:September 4, 2012Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0061441554

ISBN - 13:9780061441554


Rated 4 out of 5 by from Enjoyable I had no idea Jamie Lee Curtis wrote children's books! I was curious and pleasantly surprised that this one was quite enjoyable. Not a big fan of the pictures, though.
Date published: 2017-03-06

Editorial Reviews

"Curtis once again demonstrates her trademark sensibility for childhood's simultaneously awkward and silly moments while focusing on the positive values learned from these experiences." - SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL PRAISE FOR MY MOMMY HUNG THE MOON "This is a lively homage to mothers that children and parents alike will enjoy." - BOOKLIST "The book will find a place with mothers and children who want another book to celebrate the special connection they have with one another." - SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL