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My Name Is Elizabeth!

by Annika Dunklee
Illustrated by Matthew Forsynthe

Published by Kids Can Press, 2011
24 pages
ISBN: trade 978𢴓54535606

Ages 3-6

Elizabeth loves her name梚n its entirety. She likes that it has nine letters. She likes that there is a queen named after her. And she likes 揳ll the neat things my mouth does when I say it. Fed up with those who dare to call her Lizzy, Liz, Beth, or Betsy, Elizabeth finally declares in no uncertain terms exactly what she wants to be called in Annika Dunklee抯 amusing picture book story. Matthew Forsythe incorporates additional humor into illustrations showing Elizabeth, her family, her pet duck, and all the hapless individuals who learn to call her by her given name. His distinctive aqua, orange, and white palette is perfect for illustrating this book about a singular, spirited girl.  © Cooperative Children's Book Center

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