I WANT TO BE BIG!
Page Street Kids, 2023
"This is a fun read-aloud showing a loving and supportive family and the value of not wishing away the present. A good choice for libraries with young readers."
―School Library Journal
"Repetition throughout makes this story a strong choice for reading aloud [...] The longing to be bigger will likely resonate with many kids."
Mayo Clinic Press Kids, 2023
Oh, Wash Day! The tugs! The scrubs! Jelaya can't think of a worse way to spend the day. That is, until her big sister Jasmine explains that this wash day will be different.
Wash Day is a sweet exploration of the beauty and tradition of wash days. Offering gentle guidance and framing the all-day affair as an act of self-care, this picture book also serves as an
Jaiceon wishes he was big--bigger than his whole family, bigger than everyone! If he were big, he could stay up really late, swim with sharks, and even be best friends with Bigfoot!
When Jaiceon's wish is granted, rules shrink away, and he dives into a world of enormous fun.
I Want to Be Big!.
By Tiffany Golden. Illus. by Sawyer Cloud
Apr. 2023. 32p. Page Street, $18.99 (9781645676300). PreS–Gr. 2