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ISBN13: 9780688158477
ISBN10: 0688158471
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"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!

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"There is no Jessica", said Ruthie's parents. But Ruthie knew there was. She ate with Jessica, played with Jessica, and read her favorite books with her. When the first day of school arrived, Mom and Dad hoped Ruthie would find a real friend. Were they in for a surprise!

About the Author

Kevin Henkes was awarded the 2005 Caldecott Medal for Kitten's First Full Moon. He is the creator of several picture books featuring his mouse characters, including Lilly's Big Day, the #1 New York Times Bestseller Wemberly Worried, the Caldecott Honor Book Owen, and the beloved Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse. Mr. Henkes also writes for older children. His novels include the Newbery Honor Book Olive's Ocean, The Birthday Room, and Sun & Spoon. Kevin Henkes lives with his family in Madison, Wisconsin.

Kevin Henkes vive en Madison, Wisconsin. La primera luna llena de Gatita es su trigesimocuarto libro para niños; todos fueron publicados por Greenwillow Books. Sus novelas incluyen el libro de Honor Newbery Olive's Ocean. Entre sus libros ilustrados se cuentan el éxito de librería No. 1 del New York Times Wemberly Worried, el libro de Honor Caldecott Owen, y el apreciado Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse.

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myappleblossom, July 18, 2009 (view all comments by myappleblossom)
who's better than an imaginary friend?
jessica, that's who!
an adorable story about making new friends for young ones.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780688158477
Author:
Henkes, Kevin
Publisher:
Greenwillow Books
Author:
by Kevin Henkes
Author:
Chick, Bryan
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Picturebooks
Subject:
Friendship
Subject:
Social Situations - Friendship
Subject:
Imaginary companions -- Juvenile fiction.
Subject:
Social Issues - Friendship
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Situations / Emotions & Feelings
Subject:
Imaginary playmates
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction-Friendship
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction
Edition Number:
1st Mulberry ed.
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
The Secret Zoo
Publication Date:
19980527
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from PreS to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
24
Dimensions:
9 x 7.5 in 3.2 oz
Age Level:
05-08

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