Wemberly Worried by Kevin Henkes
  

Synopsis

Wemberly Worried by Kevin Henkes

A back-to-school favorite Wemberly worried about spilling her juice, about shrinking in the bathtub, even about snakes in the radiator. She worried morning, noon, and night. Worry, worry, worry, her family said. Too much worry. And Wemberly worried about one thing most of all: her first day of school. But when she meets a fellow worrywart in her class, Wemberly realizes that school is too much fun to waste time worrying!

Reviews

Henkes once again puts his finger on the pulse of young children, combining good storytelling, careful characterization, and wonderfully expressive artwork to create an entertaining and reassuring picture book. -- School Library Journal (starred review) Wemberly shows that being human is cause for celebration, even if you're a mouse. -- New York Times Book Review This winning heroine speaks to the worrywart in everyone. -- Publishers Weekly (starred review)

About the Author

Kevin Henkes is the award-winning creator of many books for children, including the Caldecott Medal Book Kitten's First Full Moon, the Caldecott and Geisel Honor Book Waiting, the Newbery Honor Books The Year of Billy Miller and Olive's Ocean, and several bestselling books about mice, including Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse and Chrysanthemum. www.kevinhenkes.com

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 4

Author

Kevin Henkes
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Publisher

Greenwillow Books an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers Inc

Publication date

1st May 2010

ISBN

9780061857768


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