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Alvin Ho: Allergic to Babies, Burglars, and Other Bumps in the Night, Look, Lenore

Alvin Ho: Allergic to Babies, Burglars, and Other Bumps in the Night

Authors: Look, Lenore
Genres: Realistic Fiction
Topics: Family & Siblings
Series: Alvin Ho
Lexile: 580
Publisher: Random House Children's Books
BISAC/Subject: JUV013070, JUV019000, JUV011020
Grade: 1 - 12
ISBN: 9780375988899, Related ISBNs: 0375870334, 0375970339, 0375988890, 0385386001, 0593294149
Classification: Fiction
Number of pages: 192
Audience: Children/juvenile
Synopsis: Alvin becomes a big brother in the fifth book in the hilarious chapter book series that tackles anxiety in a fun, kid-friendly way. Perfect for both beginning and reluctant readers, and fans of Diary of a Wimpy Kid!

Alvin, an Asian American second grader who's afraid of everything, has started to notice his mother getting bigger . . . and bigger. Alvin's sure it's all the mochi cakes she's been eating, but it turns out she's pregnant! There are lots of scary things about babies, as everybody knows. There's learning CPR for the newborn and changing diapers (no way). But the scariest thing of all is the fact that the baby could be a GIRL. As a result of the stress, Alvin puts on a few pounds and—in one hilarious misunderstanding—worries that he might actually be pregnant, too!

A humorous and touching series about facing your fears and embracing new experiences—with a truly unforgettable character—from author Lenore Look and New York Times bestselling and Caldecott Honor winning illustrator LeUyen Pham.
“Alvin’s a winner.” —New York Post

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