Mother, you're the best! (but Sister, you're a pest!)

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It's Mother's Day, and Gilbert wants to show his mother that she's the best! But nothing he does seems to work out quite right. To make matters worse, his little sister always manages to be in the way! Can Gilbert ever have his mother all to himself today? But more importantly, can he make this Mother's Day truly special?

Diane deGroat's heartfelt story and endearing illustrations will resonate with any reader who has ever had to share a parent's attention with a sibling.

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Accelerated Reader:
Level 2.9, 0.5 Points
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AD: Adult Directed 550L
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Grouping Title mother you re the best but sister you re a pest
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Last Grouping Update 2019-01-14 04:48:52AM
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subject_facet Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile fiction, Helping behavior -- Juvenile fiction, Mother's Day -- Juvenile fiction, Opossums -- Juvenile fiction, Sibling rivalry -- Juvenile fiction
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