Henry and Mudge and the Starry Night

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Aladdin Paperbacks, Oct 1, 1999 - 48 pages
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Henry and his dog Mudge are going camping with Henry's parents on beautiful Big Bear Lake. Will they see a bear? "With its nice tempo, the story is as toasty as its campfire and swaddled in Stevenson's trusty artwork."--"Kirkus." Online at www.henryandmudge.com. Full color.

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User Review  - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing

Not quite as lovely as the title implies, somehow, but still - I would love to be part of this family. Read full review

Great book for those children who are a bit behind

User Review  - tootsdude1 - Overstock.com

Great book for those children who are a bit behind. The product was well presented and accomplished goal happy reader. Read full review

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About the author (1999)

Cynthia Rylant was born on June 6, 1954 in Hopewell, Virginia. She attended and received degrees at Morris Harvey College, Marshall University, and Kent State University. Rylant worked as an English professor and at the children's department of a public library, where she first discovered her love of children's literature. She has written more than 100 children's books in English and Spanish, including works of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry. Her novel Missing May won the 1993 Newbery Medal and A Fine White Dust was a 1987 Newbery Honor book. Rylant wrote A Kindness, Soda Jerk, and A Couple of Kooks and Other Stories, which were named as Best Book for Young Adults. When I was Young in the Mountains and The Relatives Came won the Caldecott Award. She has many popular picture books series, including Henry and Mudge, Mr. Putter and Tabby and High-Rise Private Eyes.

Sucie Stevenson is the acclaimed author and illustrator of more than fifty books for children and is best known as the illustrator of the popular Henry and Mudge books by Cynthia Rylant. She lives on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, with her little cocker spaniel, Gracie.

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