Results for: kevin henkes

Below is a list of 57 the books by this author.

Book cover of 2 UNDER PAR
2 UNDER PAR
By: kevin henkes | Published: April 2005

  • ISBN
    9780060756956
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    First Novel
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Book cover of BILLY MILLER MAKES A WISH
BILLY MILLER MAKES A WISH
By: kevin henkes | Published: April 2021

Billy Miller is back! The stand-alone companion to two-time Newbery Honor author Kevin Henkes's award-winning, acclaimed, and bestselling The Year of ...

Billy Miller is back! The stand-alone companion to two-time Newbery Honor author Kevin Henkes's award-winning, acclaimed, and bestselling The Year of Billy Miller, Billy Miller Makes a Wish is a laugh-out-loud funny and accessible story about summer, family, and wishes that (almost) come true. A great choice for young middle grade readers. Billy Miller Makes a Wish is illustrated in black-and-white throughout by the author, and is perfect for fans of the Ramona books and the Clementine series. On his birthday, Billy Miller wishes for something exciting to happen. But he immediately regrets his wish when an ambulance rushes to his neighbor's house. Is Billy responsible? Award-winning author Kevin Henkes delivers a short, funny, and emotionally complex novel complete with misplaced love letters, surprising critters, art projects, misguided tattoos--and another surprise for Billy and his family, maybe the best one yet! Illustrated throughout with black-and-white art by the author, this is a perfect novel for the early elementary grades and an essential choice for summer reading. A stand-alone companion to The Year of Billy Miller, a Newbery Honor Book.

  • ISBN
    9780063042797
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    First Novel
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Book cover of BIRD LAKE MOON
BIRD LAKE MOON
By: kevin henkes | Published: April 2010

  • ISBN
    9780061470790
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Junior Fiction
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BIRDS
By: kevin henkes | Published: February 2009

Fascinated by the colors, shapes, sounds, and movements of the many different birds she sees through her window, a little girl is happy to discover th...

Fascinated by the colors, shapes, sounds, and movements of the many different birds she sees through her window, a little girl is happy to discover that she and they have something in common.

Theme: science themes

  • ISBN
    9780061363047
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Picture Book
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BIRTHDAY ROOM
By: kevin henkes | Published: September 2001

"Two of the things Benjamin Hunter received for his twelfth birthday took him completely by surprise: A room and a letter. The room was from ...

"Two of the things Benjamin Hunter received for his twelfth birthday took him completely by surprise: A room and a letter. The room was from his parents. The letter was from his uncle." Ben was just two years old when he and his uncle, Ian, were last together, so Ben didn't remember him. And no one in Ben's family ever talked about the man. Thenthe letter arrived, changing Ben's life, and changing his family in unexpected ways. And there was the birthday room... 00 Riverbank Review Magazine's Children's Books of Distinction Award Nominations

  • ISBN
    9780064438285
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Junior Fiction
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Book cover of CHESTER'S WAY
CHESTER'S WAY
By: kevin henkes | Published: September 1997

Chester and Wilson had their own way of doing things, and they did everything together. When they cut their sandwiches, it was always diagonally. When...

Chester and Wilson had their own way of doing things, and they did everything together. When they cut their sandwiches, it was always diagonally. When they rode their bikes, they always used hand signals. If Chester was hungry, Wilson was too. They were two of a kind, and that's the way it was - until indomitable Lilly, who had her own way of doing things, moved into the neighborhood.

  • ISBN
    9780688154721
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Picture Book
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Book cover of CHRYSANTHEMUM
CHRYSANTHEMUM
By: kevin henkes | Published: January 2009

Written and illustrated by Kevin Henkes, the nationally bestselling and celebrated creator of Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse, Owen, and Kitten's First F...

Written and illustrated by Kevin Henkes, the nationally bestselling and celebrated creator of Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse, Owen, and Kitten's First Full Moon, Chrysanthemum is a funny and honest school story about teasing, self-esteem, and acceptance to share all year round. Chrysanthemum thinks her name is absolutely perfect—until her first day of school. "You're named after a flower!" teases Victoria. "Let's smell her," says Jo. Chrysanthemum wilts. What will it take to make her blossom again? This popular picture book has sold more than a million copies and was named a Notable Book for Children by the American Library Association. "Perfectly executed in words and illustration, Chrysanthemum exemplifies Henkes's talent for creating true picture stories for young audiences."—The Horn Book Supports the Common Core State Standards

Theme: Self-Esteem

  • ISBN
    9780688147327
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Picture Book
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Book cover of CHRYSANTHEMUM
CHRYSANTHEMUM
By: kevin henkes | Published: June 1991

Written and illustrated by Kevin Henkes, the nationally bestselling and celebrated creator of Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse, Owen, and Kitten's First F...

Written and illustrated by Kevin Henkes, the nationally bestselling and celebrated creator of Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse, Owen, and Kitten's First Full Moon, Chrysanthemum is a funny and honest school story about teasing, self-esteem, and acceptance to share all year round. Chrysanthemum thinks her name is absolutely perfect—until her first day of school. "You're named after a flower!" teases Victoria. "Let's smell her," says Jo. Chrysanthemum wilts. What will it take to make her blossom again? This popular picture book has sold more than a million copies and was named a Notable Book for Children by the American Library Association. "Perfectly executed in words and illustration, Chrysanthemum exemplifies Henkes's talent for creating true picture stories for young audiences."—The Horn Book Supports the Common Core State Standards

  • ISBN
    9780688096991
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Picture Book
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Book cover of CHRYSANTHEMUM BIG BOOK
CHRYSANTHEMUM BIG BOOK
By: kevin henkes | Published: October 2007

Written and illustrated by Kevin Henkes, the nationally bestselling and celebrated creator of Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse, Owen, and Kitten's First F...

Written and illustrated by Kevin Henkes, the nationally bestselling and celebrated creator of Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse, Owen, and Kitten's First Full Moon, Chrysanthemum is a funny and honest school story about teasing, self-esteem, and acceptance to share all year round. This big book edition is perfect for sharing at the library or in a classroom. Chrysanthemum thinks her name is absolutely perfect—until her first day of school. "You're named after a flower!" teases Victoria. "Let's smell her," says Jo. Chrysanthemum wilts. What will it take to make her blossom again? This popular picture book has sold more than a million copies and was named a Notable Book for Children by the American Library Association. "Perfectly executed in words and illustration, Chrysanthemum exemplifies Henkes's talent for creating true picture stories for young audiences."—The Horn Book

  • ISBN
    9780061119743
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Big Book
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Book cover of EGG
EGG
By: kevin henkes | Published: January 2017

Egg is a graphic novel for preschoolers about four eggs, one big surprise, and an unlikely friendship, by Caldecott Medalist and New York Times-bestse...

Egg is a graphic novel for preschoolers about four eggs, one big surprise, and an unlikely friendship, by Caldecott Medalist and New York Times-bestselling author Kevin Henkes. Egg is not only a perfect Easter gift, but also a classic read-alone and read-aloud that will appeal all year long. This masterful and stylistically original picture book introduces young children to four eggs. One is blue, one is pink, one is yellow, and one is green. Three of the eggs hatch, revealing three baby birds who fly away. But the green egg does not hatch. Why not? When the three birds return to investigate, they’re in for a big surprise! What will happen next? With a compelling mix of comic-like panels, wordless pages and spreads, and a short text featuring word repetition, surprise, and suspense, Egg is an ideal book for emergent readers, as well as for sharing in a group. Egg is sure to inspire creativity and storytelling in preschoolers, as they anticipate the page turns and determine their own endings! Kevin Henkes is the bestselling author of Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse, Waiting, and Kitten’s First Full Moon, among many other beloved titles.

Theme: Kindergarten, Preschool, Wordless

  • ISBN
    9780062408723
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Picture Book
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Book cover of GOOD DAY
GOOD DAY
By: kevin henkes | Published: April 2007

  • ISBN
    9780061140181
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Picture Book
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Book cover of HOUSE
HOUSE
By: kevin henkes | Published: September 2021

  • ISBN
    9780063092600
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Picture Book
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Book cover of IN THE MIDDLE OF FALL
IN THE MIDDLE OF FALL
By: kevin henkes | Published: September 2017

“This exquisite picture book will inspire youngsters to get outdoors and observe the world around them.”—School Library Journal (sta...

“This exquisite picture book will inspire youngsters to get outdoors and observe the world around them.”—School Library Journal (starred review) From Caldecott Medalist and Newbery Honor author Kevin Henkes and acclaimed painter Laura Dronzek, the bestselling and award-winning creators of Birds and When Spring Comes, In the Middle of Fall is perfect for the very youngest readers. In the middle of fall, it takes only one gust of wind to turn the whole world yellow and red and orange. Caldecott Medalist and award-winning author Kevin Henkes’s striking text introduces basic concepts of language and the unique beauty of the fall season. Laura Dronzek’s expressive paintings illuminate pumpkins, apples, falling leaves, busy squirrels, and the transformation from colorful autumn to frosty winter.

Theme: Seasons

  • ISBN
    9780062573117
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Picture Book
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Book cover of JESSICA
JESSICA
By: kevin henkes | Published: June 1998

"There is no Jessica," said Ruthie's parents. But of course there was. She ate with Ruthie, played with Ruthie, and was sorry when R...

"There is no Jessica," said Ruthie's parents. But of course there was. She ate with Ruthie, played with Ruthie, and was sorry when Ruthie was bad. Nobody could see Jessica -- except Ruthie. When it came time for Ruthie to go to school, Jessica went with her. Her parents hoped Ruthie would find a friend at school who would replace Jessica. They were in for a (happy) surprise!

  • ISBN
    9780688158477
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Picture Book
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Book cover of JULIUS THE BABY OF THE WORLD
JULIUS THE BABY OF THE WORLD
By: kevin henkes | Published: June 1990

The riotously funny Lilly, last seen in Chester's Way (Greenwillow), thinks her new baby brother, Julius, is disgusting -- if he was a number, he woul...

The riotously funny Lilly, last seen in Chester's Way (Greenwillow), thinks her new baby brother, Julius, is disgusting -- if he was a number, he would be zero. But when Cousin Garland dares to criticize Julius, Lilly bullies her into loudly admiring Julius as the baby of the world. "Julius is the baby of the world," said his parents. But Lilly, his older sister, disagreed. She thought he was disgusting. She hoped he would go away. But he didn't. He stayed and stayed and stayed. Nothing her parents said or did could change Lilly's mind about Julius. But when Cousin Garland had a thing or two to say about the situation, Lilly had a change of heart.

Theme: Sibling Rivalry, Humour, Family Relationships

  • ISBN
    9780688089436
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Picture Book
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Book cover of JULIUS THE BABY OF THE WORLD
JULIUS THE BABY OF THE WORLD
By: kevin henkes | Published: September 1995

The riotously funny Lilly, last seen in Chester's Way (Greenwillow), thinks her new baby brother, Julius, is disgusting -- if he was a number, he woul...

The riotously funny Lilly, last seen in Chester's Way (Greenwillow), thinks her new baby brother, Julius, is disgusting -- if he was a number, he would be zero. But when Cousin Garland dares to criticize Julius, Lilly bullies her into loudly admiring Julius as the baby of the world.Lilly knows her baby brother is nothing but dreadful -- until she claims him for her own. "Henkes displays a deep understanding of sibling rivalry and a child's fragile self-esteem....Lilly is a superb and timely heroine." -- Publishers Weekly. "

Theme: Sibling Rivalry, Humour, Family Relationships

  • ISBN
    9780688143886
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Picture Book
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Book cover of JULIUS'S CANDY CORN
JULIUS'S CANDY CORN
By: kevin henkes | Published: August 2003

  • ISBN
    9780060537890
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Board Book
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Book cover of KITTEN'S 1ST FULL MOON
KITTEN'S 1ST FULL MOON
By: kevin henkes | Published: March 2004

When Kitten mistakes the full moon for a bowl of milk, she ends up tired, wet, and hungry trying to reach it.

  • ISBN
    9780060588281
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Picture Book
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Book cover of KITTEN'S 1ST FULL MOON BOARD BOOK
KITTEN'S 1ST FULL MOON BOARD BOOK
By: kevin henkes | Published: September 2015

Kevin Henkes's acclaimed national bestseller about a kitten, the moon, and a bowl of milk was awarded the Caldecott Medal and was a New York Times Bes...

Kevin Henkes's acclaimed national bestseller about a kitten, the moon, and a bowl of milk was awarded the Caldecott Medal and was a New York Times Best Illustrated Book. This sturdy board book edition is perfect for little hands! Kitten's First Full Moon is an acclaimed modern classic, from one of the most celebrated and beloved picture book creators working in the field today. This memorable character and her suspenseful adventure are just right for the very youngest child. 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 concise story, large type, and luminescent pictures play second fiddle to the true star of this book: a brave young kitten who sets out into the world on a quest that leaves her bruised, bewildered, and hungry, but that ultimately leads her back home, where something special is waiting just for her. This perfectly sized board book edition introduces Kitten to a new generation of the youngest readers. Winner of the Caldecott Medal, an ALA Notable Book, a New York Times Best Illustrated Book, and winner of the Charlotte Zolotow Award Correlates to the Common Core State Standards in English Language Arts

  • ISBN
    9780062417107
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Board Book
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Book cover of LILLY & FRIENDS
LILLY & FRIENDS
By: kevin henkes | Published: September 2020

Synopsis coming soon.......

  • ISBN
    9780062995513
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Picture Book
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Book cover of LILLY'S BIG DAY
LILLY'S BIG DAY
By: kevin henkes | Published: April 2006

When her teacher announces that he is getting married, Lilly the mouse sets her heart on being the flower girl at his wedding.

Theme: Character Education

  • ISBN
    9780060742362
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Picture Book
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Book cover of LILLY'S CHOCOLATE HEART
LILLY'S CHOCOLATE HEART
By: kevin henkes | Published: December 2003

  • ISBN
    9780060560669
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Board Book
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Book cover of LILLY'S PURPLE PLASTIC PURSE
LILLY'S PURPLE PLASTIC PURSE
By: kevin henkes | Published: June 1996

Lilly loves everything about school, especially her cool teacher, Mr. Slinger. But when Lilly brings her purple plastic purse and its treasures to sch...

Lilly loves everything about school, especially her cool teacher, Mr. Slinger. But when Lilly brings her purple plastic purse and its treasures to school and can't wait until sharing time, Mr. Slinger confiscates her prized possessions. Lilly's fury leads to revenge and then to remorse and she sets out to make amends. Lilly, the star of Chester's Way and Julius, the Baby of the World, is back. And this time she has her name in the title - something she's wanted all along. If you thought Lilly was funny before, you are in for a treat. So hurry up and start reading. Lilly can't wait for you to find out more about her.

Theme: Character Education

  • ISBN
    9780688128975
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Picture Book
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Book cover of LITTLE WHITE RABBIT
LITTLE WHITE RABBIT
By: kevin henkes | Published: January 2011

As he hops along a little rabbit wonders what it would be like to be green as grass, tall as fir trees, hard as rocks, and flutter like butterflies.

Theme: Preschool, Kindergarten

  • ISBN
    9780062006424
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Picture Book
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Book cover of MY GARDEN
MY GARDEN
By: kevin henkes | Published: March 2010

After helping her mother weed, water, and chase the rabbits from their garden, a young girl imagines her dream garden complete with jellybean bushes, ...

After helping her mother weed, water, and chase the rabbits from their garden, a young girl imagines her dream garden complete with jellybean bushes, chocolate rabbits, and tomatoes the size of beach balls.

  • ISBN
    9780061715174
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Picture Book
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