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Benny Rubin is the younger brother of Rebecca Rubin.

Personality and Facts

Benny is five years old at the start of the series. He loves to laugh. He can be extremely gullible but is eager to help in any way.

In the Books

Meet Rebecca

When Max Shepard comes over for dinner and tells a joke about lions Benny is very confused and gullible, and sincerely believes that lions could come to the Rubin apartment. Later, he helps Rebecca put on a show in front of the neighborhood for money.

Rebecca and Ana

Candlelight for Rebecca

Rebecca and the Movies

Rebecca to the Rescue

Changes for Rebecca

A Bundle of Trouble

The Crystal Ball

The Glow of the Spotlight: My Journey with Rebecca


  1. A Bundle of Trouble, pg. 12: Mr. Brodsky spoke to [Naomi Brodsky]. "My dear, we have our first visitors. This is Mrs. Rubin and her children - young Benjamin, then Rebecca [...]"