It is important parents communicate with your older child to help him/her adapt & adjust to new sibling. Caring and nurturing for the older sibling is just as important as caring for the new baby. In the children’s book Ellie Meets the New Baby, Ellie struggles with embracing her new sibling. As mom and dad encourages her and communicates to Ellie the baby needs, Ellie starts to learn and enjoy being a big sibling. The author incorporates inclusive depiction of a multi-cultural family that allow readers to become familiar with characters that may seem a little different or simply have a different kind of family but are basically the same. This books also incorporates discussion questions and learning activities to support parents to communicate to their child.