- Series: Formac First Novels
- Imprint: Formac Publishing Company Limited
- Publication Date: 1 January 1998
- Copyright Year: 1998
- ISBN: 9780887804588
- Page Count: 64
- Dimensions: 4.25" x 7"
- Interest ages: 5-10
Robyn’s Want Ad
illustrated by Yvonne Cathcart
Robyn is fed up with being an only child. She decides that having a part-time brother would be ideal.
Robyn is fed up with being an only child. She decides that having a part-time brother would be ideal. But the only person who answers her classified ad is her neighbour Ari and he wants Robyn to teach him piano. All she wanted was a brother, plain and simple, and now she's mixed up in Ari's plot to avoid his real piano lessons.
About the Authors
HAZEL HUTCHINS has been writing stories, giving workshops and doing school presentations across Canada for the last fifteen years. Her many books for children can be found in Canada, the United States, Great Britain, Australia and beyond. She has been awarded the Writers Guild of Alberta Award for Children's Literature and nominated for the Governor General's and Mr Christie awards. She grew up on farms in southern Alberta and now lives in Canmore, Alberta with her family and pets.
YVONNE CATHCART is an illustrator living in Toronto with her husband and son. She has illustrated many children's books and also paints and makes animal sculptures and puppets.
Carrie has made a demo tape and wants to sing in her brother's band at an outdoor festival. Ernie lets her sing one song. Full of confidence from her first public performance, Carrie goes off to her first day of school. Sadly, her friends are in another class and the girls in her room make fun of her.$5.95, PaperbackInterest ages: 6-9Lexile Reading Level: 640
Hank and Frank Swank are twins. They look exactly alike, but they are not alike in any other way!$14.95, HardcoverInterest ages: 6-9Arthur's dad is about to give up because he cannot find a babysitter.$5.95, PaperbackInterest ages: 5-10
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