Kitten's First Full Moon

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Harper Collins, Mar 2, 2004 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
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What a night!
The moon is full.
Kitten is hungry
and inquisitive
and brave
and fast
and persistent
and unlucky . . .
then lucky!
What a night!

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User Review  - AlbertPascal - LibraryThing

A simple story with simple illustrations, this book is beautiful. Keven Henkes tells the story of a kitten who is enchanted by a big moon in the sky. I think it would be cool to have students count up ... Read full review

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User Review  - jfe16 - LibraryThing

Kitten sees her first full moon in the sky and thinks it’s a bowl of milk. And she wants the milk. Stretching out her tongue, she licks, but all she gets is a bug. Then she lunges at it, but ends up ... Read full review

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About the author (2004)

Kevin Henkes is the author and illustrator of many books for children of all ages—among them are Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse, Chrysanthemum, and Wemberly Worried. He was awarded the Caldecott Medal for Kitten's First Full Moon, a Caldecott Honor for Owen, and a Newbery Honor for Olive's Ocean. He lives with his family in Madison, Wisconsin.

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