A Weekend with Wendell by Kevin Henkes
  

Synopsis

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.

Reviews

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

About the Author

Kevin Henkes has been praised both as a writer and as an illustrator. He received the Caldecott Medal for Kitten's First Full Moon; Caldecott Honors for Owen and Waiting; two Newbery Honors-one for Olive's Ocean and one for The Year of Billy Miller-and Geisel Honors for Penny and Her Marble and for Waiting. His other books include Old Bear, A Good Day, Chrysanthemum, and the beloved Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse. Kevin Henkes lives with his family in Madison, Wisconsin. 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

3rd July 2014

ISBN

9780688140243


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