Read Big Brothers Don't Take Naps by Louise Borden Free Online


Ebook Big Brothers Don't Take Naps by Louise Borden read! Book Title: Big Brothers Don't Take Naps
City - Country: No data
Loaded: 1562 times
Reader ratings: 7.6
The author of the book: Louise Borden
Edition: Margaret K. McElderry Books
Date of issue: June 14th 2011
ISBN: 1416955038
ISBN 13: 9781416955030
Language: English
Format files: PDF
The size of the: 1.79 MB

Read full description of the books:



Nicholas looks up to his big brother, James. James does all kinds of things that only older brothers can do—like write his name, read books, cross the street, and ride the school bus. But there’s one thing James doesn’t do: take a nap. Because big brothers don’t take naps. James assures Nicholas that someday he’ll be able to do all the things James does. And when the brothers begin to share a very special secret, it looks like that special day may be approaching very soon….


Download Big Brothers Don't Take Naps PDF Big Brothers Don't Take Naps PDF
Download Big Brothers Don't Take Naps ERUB Big Brothers Don't Take Naps PDF
Download Big Brothers Don't Take Naps DOC Big Brothers Don't Take Naps PDF
Download Big Brothers Don't Take Naps TXT Big Brothers Don't Take Naps PDF



Read information about the author

Ebook Big Brothers Don't Take Naps read Online! There were already two Louises in my family when I was born: my mother and my grandmother, Nana, who lived with us when I was growing up. So early on, I was given the name Leezie. This is a name that my family still calls me. Years later, my niece was born and also named Louise. Then there were four of us with the same name! Louise is a fine name to have except that people often spell it incorrectly. Sometimes my mail is addressed to Louisa, or Louisie, or Lewis, or Lois. Leezie is also tough for people to spell. Names and their pronunciations have always interested me, so writing about a teacher named Mrs. Kempczinski was a natural thing for me to do.

I grew up in a house at the top of a steep street in Cincinnati, Ohio, the kind of street that is a big challenge when you are pedaling uphill on your bicycle. My two sisters and I used to ride our bikes down, down our street, and then to the local dimestore to buy candy bars or meet up with our friends. But coming home, we had to pedal up our long hill. (This was before mountain bikes!) Pedaling slowly up my street may be where I learned perseverance, something all writers need when they are working alone at their desks.

Writing picture books came much later—after studying history in college, getting married, and raising three children. Even though I didn't grow up to be a composer, I like to think that my picture books are almost songs because the sound of words and the poetry of my style are so important in the texts that I write. I work very hard at my desk, revising and revising and revising, trying to find just the right words that will be beautiful or fun to read.


Reviews of the Big Brothers Don't Take Naps


JAMIE

Written easily, vividly, wisely.

JAMES

The book that found the answer to my question

EVELYN

Perfect Design and content!

HENRY

On one Breath

MOLLIE

Why do they ask for a phone?




Add a comment




Download EBOOK Big Brothers Don't Take Naps by Louise Borden Online free

PDF: big-brothers-dont-take-naps.pdf Big Brothers Don't Take Naps PDF
ERUB: big-brothers-dont-take-naps.epub Big Brothers Don't Take Naps ERUB
DOC: big-brothers-dont-take-naps.doc Big Brothers Don't Take Naps DOC
TXT: big-brothers-dont-take-naps.txt Big Brothers Don't Take Naps TXT