Top 10 Books for the New Big Sibling

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Books for Big Sister or Brother, On Mother's Lap by Scott

On Mother's Lap by Ann Herbert Scott


This soothing story was first published in 1972. It tells of an Eskimo boy learning to share his mother's warm lap with the new baby in their arctic home. At first, he worries that there isn't room for two, but he soon realizes the newborn brings even more warmth and love than there was before.

Recommended Ages: 4-8

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