Ivy & Bean Take Care of the Babysitter

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Ivy & Bean Take Care of the Babysitter

By Annie Barrows; Sophie Blackall (Illustrator)

Chronicle Books (CA), Hardcover, 9780811856850, 122pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2008

Description
The adventures of Ivy and Bean continue in the latest installment from series creators Annie Barrows and Sophie Blackall. In Ivy and Bean Take Care of the Babysitter, the two girls hatch a plan to prove that Bean's big sister is the world's worst babysitter. Of course plans go awry, but fun ensues.


About the Author
Annie Barrows has written many books for adults, but Ivy and Bean is her first series for kids. She lives in northern California with her husband and two daughters.

Sophie Blackall is an Australian illustrator whose previous books include Ruby's Wish and Meet Wild Boars. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.


Praise For Ivy & Bean Take Care of the Babysitter

"Annie Barrows accomplishes the almost impossible task of reflecting the world of second grader, creating the tension and drama of family and friendships in language that can be read easily by child who recently graduated from easy readers to early chapter books. " - Lisa Von Drasek, Children's Librarian, Bank Street College of Education