Never Grow Up
Never Grow Up
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Never Grow Up

Written by Karen Kingsbury & illustrated by Olivia Chin Mueller
Book #3 in the Baxter Family Children Series
Published by Simon and Schuster-Paula Wiseman Books
Prices as of Aug 9

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In the third book in Karen Kingsbury and Tyler Russell’s beloved series about the Baxter children, Ashley and Kari Baxter struggle with what it means to grow up. When Kari Baxter is assigned an essay about what she wants to be when she grows up, her mind goes blank. She doesn’t want to grow up; she wants everything to stay just like it is. But Kari comes to realize that while making time stand still isn’t possible, she can enjoy every moment with her best family ever. Meanwhile, Ashley Baxter feels the same way. She is worried her siblings are growing up too fast. When she wins the role of Wendy in her school performance of Peter Pan, Ashley gets an idea. Maybe she and her siblings can pledge to never grow up at all! This third story in the Baxter Family Children series shares the reassuring message that even though growing up can be tough, family and friends are always there with support and love.

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    Book Details

    Publication Date
    January 11, 2022
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    Middle Grade
    Reading Age
    8 - 12 years
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    ASIN/ISBN 10
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