Here is a selection of books from our collection that feature older siblings anticipating and adjusting to a new arrival.
Maya's family is preparing for a new baby and she wants to help, so she draws on her interest in birds' nests to create a very special quilt. Includes information about quilt making and instructions for making a small quilt
Elmore Green likes being an only child, so when his parents bring a new small person, his baby brother, into the house he is not pleased and does his best to keep the new small person out of his life
When Mama's pregnancy draws attention away from Gia, she worries that the special bond they share will disappear forever once the baby is born
The story follows a young girl as she helps to care for the new baby in her family
A girl learns what not to do with her new brother, including sending him to play with an elephant or hanging him from the clothesline, and also what to do
Follows the adventures of young Gus and Nellie, who watch their mother's pregnancy and anticipate the arrival of a new sibling while learning engaging facts about how unborn babies develop