Hewitt Anderson"s Big Life by Jerdine Nolen

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Published by Harcourt Childrens Books (J) .

Written in English

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ContributionsElise Primavera (Illustrator), Kadir Nelson (Illustrator)
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Open LibraryOL7363051M
ISBN 100152016694
ISBN 109780152016692
OCLC/WorldCa38853841

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This was Hewitt Anderson's everyday existence in the book HEWITT ANDERSON'S GREAT BIG LIFE. His parents, descendents of a long line of giants, have lived their life with the belief that bigger is always better. So when their son was born tiny and didn't seem to grow, they were so concerned that they took him for medical evaluations/5(25).

This was Hewitt Anderson's everyday existence in the book HEWITT ANDERSON'S GREAT BIG LIFE. His parents, descendents of a long line of giants, have lived their life with the belief that bigger is always better. So when their son was born tiny and didn't seem to grow, they were so concerned that they took him for medical evaluations/5(23).

But when their son Hewitt is born normal human size, the Andersons learn to shift their perspective, in this feel-good tall tale from the creators of Big Jabe. and Mrs. Anderson can't quite understand why Hewitt doesn't measure up, size-wise, but "they adored their puny, frail, delicate bundle of joy" and spent long hours worrying about him and helping him to have "a big life with big things in /5(6).

Nelson is the illustrator of many beloved, award-winning, and bestselling picture books including, We Are the Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball, winner of the Coretta Scott King and Robert F.

Sibert Award; Thunder Rose, written by Jerdine Nolen, which received a Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor Award; Ellington Was Not a Street, written by Ntozake Shange, which received a Coretta Scott King Book Edition: Reprint.

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ISBN: ISBN Release Date: January Publisher: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books. Length: 40 Pages. Weight: lbs. Dimensions: " x " x ". Age Range: 5 to 8 years. Grade Range: Kindergarten to Grade /5(3). Little Hewitt Anderson lives by the motto "bigger is better" because everyone he knows is a GIANT.

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Question #1 Hewitt's parents are giants, but Hewitt is very small. Question # 2 They do not understand how a normal-sized boy could be born into a family of giants. Question #3 No, they are not used to the idea of a small Anderson. They believe "bigger is better". Question #4 The.Start studying Lesson 18 Vocabulary Hewitt Anderson's Great Big Life.

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