Penny and Her Song (Hardcover)

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By Kevin Henkes, Kevin Henkes (Illustrator)
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Staff Reviews

Penny has a new song for her parents, but they worry she will wake the babies. Will she find the right time to sing it? Exuberant pen and watercolor illustrations (5-8).


— From Beginning Readers


When Penny comes home from school, she is ready to sing her song. But the babies are sleeping, and Mama and Papa are worried that Penny will wake them up. Oh, but it is a good song, a really wonderful song . . . and Penny wants more than anything to sing it.

What do you think will happen?

Praise For…

“A quiet gem.”
-School Library Journal (starred review)

“Imagination grows and spreads from the fertile pages of this book to the minds of young readers…A must for every library.”
-School Library Journal (starred review)

“This intimate exploration of a child’s burgeoning imagination hits every note right…Just plain perfect.”
-Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

Product Details
ISBN: 9780062081957
ISBN-10: 0062081950
Publisher: Greenwillow Books
Publication Date: February 28th, 2012
Pages: 32
Language: English
Series: Penny