A Weekend with Wendell by Kevin Henkes

A Weekend with Wendell

Written by Kevin Henkes
Illustrated by Kevin Henkes


A Weekend with Wendell by Kevin Henkes

Wendell was spending the weekend at Sophie's house. Playing house, Wendell was the mother, the father, and the children; Sophie was the dog. Playing bakery, Wendell was the baker; Sophie got to be the sweet roll. Wendell shone his flashlight in Sophie's eyes when she tried to sleep. But when he gave her a new hairdo with shaving cream, it was the last straw, and Sophie made up a game that left Wendell speechless for a time -- and won the day for friendship.


A hilarious read-aloud. -- The Bulletin Plenty of humor, both textual and visual. -- Booklist

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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32 pages
Interest Age: From 4 to 8 years


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Greenwillow Books an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers Inc

Publication date

3rd July 2014



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