Words of Stone

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Puffin, 1992 - 152 pages
18 Reviews
Ten-year-old Blaze Werla is spending the summer alone, exploring the countryside around his home. Then one day a devastating message appears on the side of the hill he seesring novel . . ".--Publishers Weekly, starred review.

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User Review  - Laura - Goodreads

Rich with symbolism and deeply felt, this would make a great book for use in the classroom. Read full review

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User Review  - Theresa - Goodreads

Words of Stone Henkes, Kevin His mother had died, he was burned when he tried to relive his last memory with her, and now he has secret messages written to him on the hill. He had tried to adapt, he ... Read full review

Contents

Blaze
1
Blaze
9
Blaze
14
Copyright

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About the author (1992)

Kevin Henkes is the author of "Sun & Spoon", "Bird Lake Moon", and the Newbery Honor Book "Olive's Ocean". He also writes and illustrates picture books, and among his many titles are the national bestsellers "My Garden", "Old Bear", "A Good Day", and "Kitten's First Full Moon", for which he was awarded the Caldecott Medal. Mr. Henkes is also the creator of a series of books starring mouse characters, including "Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse", "Lilly's Big Day", "Wemberly Worried", "Chrysanthemum", and "Owen", for which he was awarded a Caldecott Honor.

Kevin Henkes lives with his family in Madison, Wisconsin.

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