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Henry and Mudge and the Careful Cousin

Henry and Mudge and the Careful Cousin

by Cynthia Rylant Illustrated by Suçie Stevenson

"Sure to be as popular as the predecessors". — School Library Journal, starred review

Henry and Mudge may be the best friends a beginning reader ever had, but they have a tough time winning over Henry's prim and proper cousin Annie — until the threesome discovers their shared passion for Frisbee.

5, 6, 7
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Lexile Measure
Guided Reading
Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing
Book Type
Early Chapter Book
Number of Pages
Comedy and Humor

About the Author and Illustrator

Contributor Image Alt Tag Cynthia Rylant Award-winning children's author Cynthia Rylant didn't discover great writing until college. Soon after, she was inspired to write her own beautiful story, When I Was Young in the Mountains.
Suçie Stevenson

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