Kitten's First Full Moon Kevin Henkes

Kitten's First Full Moon

Author: Kevin Henkes
$24.99 $31.99 2499
  • Successful pre-order.Thanks for contacting us!
  • Order within
Available: 43 items In Stock
Book Title
Kitten's First Full Moon
Kevin Henkes
This nationally bestselling picture book about a kitten, the moon, and a bowl of milk, written by the celebrated author and illustrator Kevin Henkes, was awarded a Caldecott Medal.From one of the most celebrated and beloved picture book creators working in the field today comes a memorable new character and a suspenseful adventure just right for reading and sharing at home and in the classroom. It is Kitten's first full moon, and when she sees it she thinks it is a bowl of milk in the sky. And she wants it. Does she get it? Well, no . . . and yes. What a night A brief text, large type, and luminescent pictures play second fiddle to the star of this classic picture book--brave, sweet and lucky Kitten Henkes's text, reminiscent of Margaret Wise Brown's work in the elemental words, rhythms, and appealing sounds, tells a warm, humorous story that's beautifully extended in his shimmering, gray-toned artwork.--ALA Booklist Indefatigable Kitten is a role model for all ages--taking chances, picking herself up when she fails, trying out new strategies to get what she wants, and figuring out when enough is enough.Winner of the Caldecott Medal, an ALA Notable Book, a New York Times Best Illustrated Book, and winner of the Charlotte Zolotow Award.Binding Type: HardcoverAuthor: Kevin HenkesPublisher: Greenwillow BooksPublished: 03/02/2004ISBN: 9780060588281Pages: 40Weight: 1.05lbsSize: 10.10h x 10.20w x 0.50dAward: Parents Choice Award (Spring) (1998-2007) - WinnerAward: Red Clover Award - NomineeAward: Midwest Booksellers' Choice Award - WinnerAward: Caldecott Medal - WinnerAward: Book Sense Book of the Year Award - Honor BookReview Citations: Publishers Weekly 02/16/2004 pg. 171Kirkus Review - Children 02/15/2004 pg. 179Booklist 02/15/2004 pg. 1056Bulletin of Ctr for Child Bks 03/01/2004 pg. 277School Library Journal 04/01/2004 pg. 114Horn Book Magazine 05/01/2004 pg. 314New York Times 05/16/2004 pg. 18Booksense '76 Childrens Sum 04 06/01/2004 pg. 1Hornbook Guide to Children 01/01/2004 pg. 318 - Superior,Well Above AverageNew York Times 11/14/2004 pg. 39Kirkus Review - Children 12/01/2004 pg. 1144Kirkus Best Books 12/15/2004 pg. 1SLJ's Best Books 12/01/2004 pg. 44New York Times 12/05/2004 pg. 54Booklist Editors Choice/Adult 01/15/2005 pg. 775Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/2004 pg. 318 - Superior,Well Above AverageALA Notable Children's Books 02/15/2005 pg. 1015Booklist Ed Choice Youth 01/01/2005 pg. 775School Library Journal 04/01/2005 pg. 36People Weekly 11/10/2008 pg. 102Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 77204 / Kitten's First Full MoonReading Level: 2.3 / Interest Level: Lower Grade / Point Value: 0.5

Recently Viewed