Jennie's Hat

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Viking, 2003 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
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Jennie's favorite aunt is sending her a new hat, and Jennie just knows it will be beautiful. Imagine her dismay when the box comes and there is only a plain hat inside. How Jennie's disappointment is changed into a wonderful surprise will delight every spirited little girl who refuses to take no for an answer!

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This is a book about Jennie, awaiting the hat her favorite aunt is sending he. She expects it to be really nice, but when it arrives, the hat is plain. Jennie is very disappointed, but with the help ... Read full review

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User Review  - amandapanda613 - LibraryThing

A little girl anxiously awaits a hat, being sent from her aunt. When it arrives, Jennie's disappointment quickly turns to pleasure when friends help her realize her dream. Ages: 3-5 years Source: Pierce County library system Read full review

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Ezra Jack Keats (1916?1983) is the Caldecott Medal winning author of The Snowy Day, which broke ground in 1962 as one of the first picture books for young children to portray a realistic, multi-cultural urban setting. Since its initial publication, The Snowy Day has come to be regarded as both a children's classic and one of the most important picture books ever written/illustrated. Ezra Jack Keats' legacy lives on in the popularity of his most famous character, Peter?the star of The Snowy Day, Whistle for Willie, Peter's Chair, A Letter to Amy, Goggles, and others. Visit the Ezra Jack Keats Foundation online at

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