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My New Boy (Step into Reading)

Joan Phillips, Lynn Munsinger (Illustrator)


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Illus. in full color. "Designed for children who are just beginning to read independently, this humorous story has very large print, simple vocabulary, and lively, amusing illustrations. Should be appealing, whether used for reading alone or reading aloud."--Bulletin, Center for Children's Books.

Random House Books for Young Readers, 9780394882772, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 12, 1986

About the Author

Joan Phillips is an author and an editor of children's books. She is a main contributor on The Experience of Return Migration: Caribbean Perspectives and Tiger Is a Scaredy Cat (Step Into Reading sereis).

Lynn Munsinger has illustrated more than 90 children’s books. Her watercolor illustrations have been praised for their "classic quality" (Publishers Weekly) and "mix of wry humor and affection" (Booklist). Lynn Munsinger is from Massachusetts.