Raising Readers - Ten Days and Nine Nights - A young girl eagerly awaits the arrival of her newly-adopted sister from Korea.

Max's Bunny Business--Ruby and her friend Louise set up a lemonade stand to earn money to buy matching rings, but Max foils their plan.,_the_big_sister

How to Be a Baby . by Me, the Big Sister (How To Series): Sally Lloyd-Jones, Sue Heap. My daughter got a kick out of this one, mostly because it makes fun of the baby.

Everybody Cooks Rice (Carolrhoda Picture Books): A child is sent to find a younger brother at dinnertime and is introduced to a variety of cultures through encountering the many different ways rice is prepared at the different households visited.

A Caldecott Honor book. A child, her waitress mother, and her grandmother save dimes to buy a comfortable armchair after all their furniture is lost in a fire.

The Relatives Came by Cynthia Rylant and Stephen Gammell This was my favorite book when I was a kid!

Bread and Jam for Frances (Book) : Hoban, Russell : Frances decides she likes to eat only bread and jam at every meal--until to her surprise--her parents grant her wish.