One Special Day

One Special Day

A Story for Big Brothers & Sisters

By Lola M. Schaefer; Jessica Meserve (Illustrator)

Hyperion Books, Hardcover, 9781423137603, 40pp.

Publication Date: March 20, 2012

Description

Does having a new brother or sister make you into MORE than you already are?

Spencer is about to find out.

He's as strong as a bear, as funny as a monkey, and as wild as a tiger. But on one special day, everything changes. Now Spencer is strong, funny, wild, brave, free... and gentle, too.



About the Author
Lola M. Schaefer is the author of several books for children, including An Island Grows; Pick, Pull, Snap! Where Once a Flower Bloomed, an NCTE Notable Children's Book in the Language Arts; and What's Up, What's Down? She lives with her husband, Ted, in the mountains of north Georgia, where she occasionally observes the back end of a black bear, coyote, or gray fox.

JESSICA MESERVE was born in Maine, studied illustration in Scotland, and worked in publishing as a children s book designer before pursuing a career as an illustrator. She has illustrated a number of books for children, and is the author-illustrator of four picture books, including Small Sister and Can Anybody Hear Me? Jessica lives with her family in the UK.