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Kenny's Window

Kenny's Window

by Maurice Sendak Illustrated by Maurice Sendak

Kenny wakes up one night remembering the magical garden he's been dreaming about. A rooster gives him seven questions to answer, which stimulates him into awareness and maturity. He realizes that it is not necessary to discard a dream or hope because it cannot be achieved at the moment.

Praise for Kenny's Window

"An unusual, imaginative story...in which reality blends with make-believe.' — School Library Journal

1956 Children's Spring Book Festival Honor Book (NY Herald Tribune)

Ages
6, 7, 5
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Grade Level Equivalent
3.5
Lexile Measure
570L
DRA
38
Guided Reading
P
Publisher
HarperTrophy
Number of Pages
64
Genre
Fantasy, Science Fiction and Fantasy

About the Author and Illustrator

Maurice Sendak Maurice Sendak earned the Caldecott Medal for Where the Wild Things Are.
Maurice Sendak Maurice Sendak earned the Caldecott Medal for Where the Wild Things Are.

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