Kenny's Window

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HarperCollins, Apr 28, 1989 - Juvenile Fiction - 64 pages
8 Reviews
Kenny dreams of a fabulous land where he would like to live always, and in his search for it discovers many things about himself and about growing up. ‘An unusual, imaginative story . . . in which reality blends with make-believe.’ —SLJ.

1956 Children's Spring Book Festival Honor Book (NY Herald Tribune)

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Review: Kenny's Window

User Review  - Madison Godfrey - Goodreads

This was Sendak's first book he wrote and illustrated. This book is based on boy who finds himself in a garden that is half lit by sun and moon. This is a fantasy story told as a tale. In the story ... Read full review

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User Review  - Maya Watts - Goodreads

The first thing that struck me about Kenny's Window is that the illustrations were different. Maurice Sendak used some watercolor in this book. The dedication in this book is also touching; Maurice ... Read full review

About the author (1989)

Maurice Sendak received the Caldecott Medal for Where the Wild Things Are. He has also received the Hans Christian Andersen Medal, the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award, the National Medal of Arts, and the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award.

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