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Youngest Sibling: Resource List

Books for Children

Ages 1 to 4

  • Shimmy the Youngest; by Miriam L. Elias (illustrator) and Aidel Backman (illustrator); Hachai Pub., 1995

Ages 4 to 8

  • Jamaica Tag-Along; by Juanita Havill; Econo-Clad Books, 1999
  • Katie Did It; by Becky Bring McDaniel; Children's Press, 2003
  • School; by Emily McCully; Econo-Clad Books, 1999
  • The Littlest Duckling; by Gail Herman, Ann Schweninger (illustrator); Puffin, 1998
  • The Pain and the Great One; by Judy Blume; Econo-Clad Books, 1999
  • You're All My Favourites; by Sam McBratney; Walker Books Ltd., 2004

Ages 7 to 12

  • Dealing With Being the Youngest Child in Your Family; by Elizabeth Vogel; PowerKids Press, 2000
  • Ramona and Her Mother; by Beverly Cleary; Econo-Clad Books, 1999
  • The Kite Fighters; by Linda Sue Park; Dell Yearing, 2002

Books for Adults

  • Birth Order Blues: How Parents Can Help Their Children Meet the Challenges of Birth Order; by Meri Wallace; H. Holt, 1999
Compiled by Catherine Smith, MLS, medical librarian at the Family Health Library, The Children's Hospital, Denver, CO.
Pediatric Advisor 2012.2 published by RelayHealth.
Last modified: 2008-08-11
Last reviewed: 2010-06-04
This content is reviewed periodically and is subject to change as new health information becomes available. The information is intended to inform and educate and is not a replacement for medical evaluation, advice, diagnosis or treatment by a healthcare professional.
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