By Rachna Gilmore

Illustrated By Renné Benoit

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A delightful romp for the young and young-at-heart.

“When I was your age, I never got so muddy jumping in puddles!” If that sounds familiar, you’re bound to understand poor Lisabeth. She can’t seem to do anything that measures up to the smug, perfect little ghost called When-I-was-a-little-girl.

Praise & Recognition

The story is simple, and its sweetly humourous message will amuse parents as well as children. Quill & Quire
This picture book speaks for all children out there. KidsWWrite - Sarah's Stars


Publication Date: October 31, 2006

Reading Age: 6 - 8

Genre: Picture Book, Children's Fiction

Product Format: Hardback

Pages: 24

ISBN: 978-1-897187-12-8

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About the Author

Rachna Gilmore

Born in India, Rachna Gilmore has lived in London, England, and Prince Edward Island. She now lives in Ottawa where she continues to plark (play, work, lark) at her writing, dreaming up weird and wonder-filled tales.
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Renné Benoit

About the Illustrator

Renné Benoit

Renné Benoit has been drawing pictures since she could hold a crayon. She now works out of her home studio in Southern Ontario, where she lives with her husband, their daughter, and their dogs. Her recent work includes When-I-was-a-little-girl by Rachna Gilmore and Goodbye to Griffith Street by Marilynn Reynolds, which was shortlisted for the Amelia Frances Howard-Gibbon award, and won the Christie Harris Illustrated Children’s Literature Prize in 2005.
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