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Big  Cover Image Book Book

Big / Vashti Harrison.

Harrison, Vashti, (author,, illustrator.).


Praised for acting like a big girl when she is small, as a young girl grows, "big" becomes a word of criticism, until the girl realizes that she is fine just the way she is.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780316353229
  • ISBN: 0316353221
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2023.

Content descriptions

Target Audience Note:
Ages 4-8. Little, Brown and Company.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 1.7 0.5 521665.
Awards Note:
Caldecott Medal, 2024
Subject: Physical-appearance-based bias > Juvenile fiction.
Body size > Juvenile fiction.
Identity (Psychology) > Juvenile fiction.
Self-acceptance > Juvenile fiction.
Self-confidence > Juvenile fiction.
African American girls > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Picture books.
Illustrated works.

Available copies

  • 60 of 71 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at North Kansas City.


  • 0 current holds with 71 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
North Kansas City Public Library JE HAR (Text) 0001012500045 JUV Easy Available -

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