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It’s hard to be five.
Just yelled at my brother.
My mind says do one thing.
My mouth says another.

It’s fun to be five!
Big changes are here!
My body’s my car,
and I’m licensed to steer.

Learning to wait your turn? Not to hit? To sit still? It’s definitely hard to be five. But Jamie Lee Curtis’ encouraging text and Laura Cornell’s playful illustrations make the struggles of self-control a little bit easier—and a lot more fun!

This is the sixth inspired book from the #1 New York Times bestselling team of Today I Feel Silly: & Other Moods That Make My Day and I’m Gonna Like Me: Letting Off a Little Self Esteem.

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Quotes & Awards

  • “This cheerful book with its clever visual details will surely appeal to fans of the collaborators’ earlier books as well as those looking for a reassuring, age-appropriate tale for the kindergartner in their lives.”

    Publishers Weekly

  • “This tongue-in-cheek look at what it feels like to be five will result in uproarious laughter from kids, smiles of recognition from parents, and a cause for pause for any adult involved in a youngster’s care…Splashy, vibrant colors capture the typical surroundings through all of the exaggerated, larger-than-life phases of growing up, while the childlike, handwritten text draws viewers right in to the full-page, familiar busyness. Self-control, starting school, and independence—they’re all here. Whether read aloud, shared one-on-one, or read independently, giggles and laughter will abound.”

    School Library Journal

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