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Shirley’s Wonderful Baby

    Illustrated by Bruce Degen

    HarperCollins Books for Young Readers

    ISBN: ISBN 0-06-028132-4

  1. Best Book Gold Award—Oppenheim Toy Portfolio


"A worthy addition to any picture book collection"—Kirkus Reviews

“Solid storytelling and unassuming craftsmanship make this familiar familial drama a good bet to engage jaded siblings and their elders.”—The Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books

"Beautifully illustrated in primary colors, the pictures of this hippopotamus family will delight readers . . . Children with siblings will relate to this young hippo, whose expressions are priceless."—School Library Journal