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Wemberly Worriedby Kevin Henkes
Synopses & Reviews
A mouse named Wemberly, who worries about everything, finds that she has a whole list of things to worry about when she faces the first day of nursery school. Henkes speaks directly to the heart of worriers everywhere in this universal story about making friends and growing up.
"Henkes offers no pat solutions, handling the material with uncanny empathy and gentleness....This winning heroine speaks to the worry-wart in everyone." Publihsers Weekly
"As much as little ones love Lilly, the 'fraidy cats of the world will see themselves in this winsome worrywart." Booklist
"Told with sensitivity and filled with perfectly chosen details, this story will speak to young worrywarts everywhere, and may provide some comfort to those about to begin nursery school or kindergarten." School Library Journal
Wemberly worried about everything.
And things in between.
Then it was time for school to start.And Wemberly worried even more.
If you ever worry (or know someone who does), this is the book for you.
About the Author
Kevin Henkes lives in Madison, Wisconsin. His novels include the Newbery Honor book Olive's Ocean, and The Birthday Room, Protecting Marie and Words of Stone.
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