Penny and Her Doll
Penny and Her Doll
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Penny and Her Doll

Written and illustrated by Kevin Henkes
Book #1 in the Penny Series
Physical book
$12.99
$12.08
4 - 8
Reading age
32
Page count
20
Words per page
~221L
Lexile measure
Aug 21, 2012
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Caldecott Medalist Kevin Henkes’s award-winning Penny returns in the second easy-to-read story about a sweet and curious mouse, perfect for fans Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse, Owen, and Chrysanthemum. When Penny receives a surprise box in the mail from Gram, she is thrilled. The surprise is a doll, and she is absolutely perfect, from her head to her toes. Penny loves her immediately. She introduces her new doll to Mama and to the babies and to Papa. But then Papa asks what the doll’s name is, and Penny realizes that she doesn’t know. What should Penny call her? Kevin Henkes is a master at creating beautifully illustrated books that resonate with young children. The Penny books are new classics for beginning readers and will appeal to fans of Frog and Toad, Little Bear, and Henry and Mudge. Don’t miss Penny’s newest adventures in Penny and Her Sled, coming this fall!

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9780062081995
    Publication Date
    August 21, 2012
    Publisher
    Greenwillow Books
    Page Count
    32
    Words Per Page
    20
    Audience
    Early Reader
    Reading Age
    4 - 8 years
    Est. Lexile® Level
    ~221L
    Est. Fountas & Pinnell Level
    ~H
    ATOS® Book Level
    1.9
    Accelerated Reader® Points
    0.5
    Accelerated Reader Quiz
    153167
    Accelerated Reader Interest Level
    LG

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