Kitten's First Full Moon

Kitten's First Full Moon

By Kevin Henkes; Kevin Henkes (Illustrator)

Greenwillow Books, Library Binding, 9780060588298, 40pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2004


What a night The moon is full.Kitten is hungryand inquisitiveand braveand fastand persistentand unlucky . . . then lucky What a night.

About the Author

Kevin Henkes is the author of Sun & Spoon, Bird Lake Moon, and the Newbery Honor Book Olive's Ocean. He also writes and illustrates picture books, and among his many titles are the national bestsellers My Garden, Old Bear, A Good Day, and Kitten's First Full Moon, for which he was awarded the Caldecott Medal. Mr. Henkes is also the creator of a series of books starring mouse characters, including Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse, Lilly's Big Day, Wemberly Worried, Chrysanthemum, and Owen, for which he was awarded a Caldecott Honor.

Kevin Henkes lives with his family in Madison, Wisconsin.