Pecan Pie Baby by Jacqueline WoodsonPecan Pie Baby by Jacqueline Woodson

Pecan Pie Baby

byJacqueline WoodsonIllustratorSophie Blackall

Paperback | October 17, 2013

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A sweet addition to the family is coming! Written by National Book Award-winning author Jacqueline Woodson. Illustrated by Caldecott Award-winning illustrator Sophie Blackall.

Jaqueline Woodson is the 2018-2019 National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature

All anyone wants to talk about with Mama is the new “ding-dang baby” that’s on the way, and Gia is getting sick of it! If her new sibling is already such a big deal, what’s going to happen to Gia’s nice, cozy life with Mama once the baby is born?
“[An] honest story about jealousy, anger, displacement, and love [that] will touch kids dealing with sibling rivalry and spark their talk about change.”—Booklist
“Fresh and wise.”—Kirkus Reviews
Jacqueline Woodson is the 2018-2019 National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature, winner of the Margaret A. Edwards Award for lifetime achievement in writing for young adults, is the author of The Other Side, Coming On Home Soon, Peace, Locomotion, National Book Award Finalist Locomotion, After Tupac and D Foster, Newbery Honor wi...
Title:Pecan Pie BabyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 9 × 9 × 0.11 inPublished:October 17, 2013Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0147511283

ISBN - 13:9780147511287


Editorial Reviews

* “Fresh and wise.”Kirkus Reviews, starred review

* “Gia’s narrative voice is prime Woodson—lyrical, colloquial, and imbued with the authentic feelings of a child.”The Horn Book, starred review