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Summer reading winners take home prizes

...Toetuu, 7, received a gift certificate to Bullwinkle's Pizza Parlor for a review of Wemberly's Ice Cream Star by Kevin Henkes. "What I liked about this story was how Wemberly's dress and hair was when there was no ice-cream for Petal...

...awarded. Elizebeth Penn, 8, won a gift certificate from Heritage Coffee Company for reading "Bailey Goes Camping" by Kevin Henkes. Kumud Sehdev, 10, won a gift certificate from the Alaskan Fudge Company for reading "Saturday Sancocho" by Leyla...
New picture books for kids arrive at the library

...Chant-along text accompanies Polacco's endearing illustrations. "Kitten's First Full Moon," written and illustrated by Kevin Henkes: Henkes experiments with drawing styles again in this wonderful book of a kitten's misadventures with the moon...
ABA announces finalists for Indie Choice awards Peggy Rathmann Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse, by Kevin Henkes The Little Engine That Could, by Watty Piper Mike Mulligan...engaging author Laurie Halse Anderson Jonathan Evison Kevin Henkes Mitali Perkins Richard Russo Terry Tempest Williams...
Caldecott, Newbery winners available at public libraries

...that drew 75,000 listeners of all races. (nonfiction) "Kitten's First Full Moon," written and illustrated by Kevin Henkes, Caldecott Medal Book. This slight story of a kitten who, upon first seeing the full moon, mistakes it for a bowl...
Juneau libraries wrap up Summer Book Review program it." Iayanah Brewer, age 8. She won a gift certificate to Peer Amid Beads. She read "Lilly's Big Day" by Kevin Henkes. She chose this book because I want to be a flower girl. She finished it because it was good. She wrote "Mom, Dad...
2012 Indies Choice and E.B. White Book Award finalists announced

...Harcourt) ? Goodnight Gorilla, by Peggy Rathmann (Putnam Juvenile/Puffin) ? Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse, by Kevin Henkes (Greenwillow) ? The Little Engine That Could, by Watty Piper (Grosset & Dunlap / Philomel) ? Miss Rumphius...
Picture books are always arriving at the library for Juneau's youngest book-lovers

...that plus a springboard for counting, talking about activities, and cuddling with their little ones. "Birds," by Kevin Henkes,illustrated by Laura Dronzek. Birds in many colors gather here in tree branches, on window sills, and on telephone...


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