Kindergarten Rocks!

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2005 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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Dexter is ready for kindergarten. Sort of. Well, actually, he's maybe kind of a little bit scared, perhaps even terrified, one might say. Because what if he gets lost? Or, what if the teacher is mean? Or, he misses his mom or dad? Or, worst of all, he loses his most important ally, Rufus?

With the same warmth, exuberance, and sly wit that have made her a favorite of booksellers and children, Katie Davis tackles a problem every kid--and parent--has to face sooner or later: first-day fears. And she shows that it's okay to be scared, but that, as Dexter's older sister Jessie says, "Kindergarten rocks!"
 

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User Review  - Fjola - LibraryThing

Books of this type can be useful to mentally prepare young kids for school, and even when your child is already of age she may enjoy the reassurance she gets from a book that mirrors her experience ... Read full review

Kindergarten Rocks - TRULY ROCKS!!

User Review  - Mimers - Borders

This book has to be my all -time favorite kindergarten book. I teach preschool, and every year around April or May, I bring out this book. The children really respond to it, and ask for it to be read ... Read full review

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About the author (2005)

KATIE DAVIS's first book, Who Hops?, was a National Parenting Publications Honor Book, a Children's Book-of-the-Month Club selection, a Junior Library Guild selection, and an Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Platinum Award winner. She has since written and illustrated five other books, including Mabel the Tooth Fairy and How She Got Her Job. She lives near New York City.

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