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Will I Have a Friend?

Will I Have a Friend?

by Miriam Cohen Illustrated by Lillian Hoban

Every child has a first day at school, and this is the story of Jim's. His day begins with a lot of worries and wonders about his first day. But even his father's gentle reassurance doesn't make Jim feel any better. The other children in kindergarten are scary strangers to him. He's sure that he'll never find a friend...until naptime, when he discovers someone who feels the way he does.

Praise for Will I Have a Friend?

"Lively, full-color scenes of an integrated kindergarten engaging in familiar activities will make this a meaningful picture book for Head Start and other preschool story groups." — The Horn Book

Ages
5, 6, 7, 8
Interest Level
Grades K - 3
Grade Level Equivalent
2.6
Lexile Measure
300L
DRA
16
Guided Reading
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About the Author and Illustrator

Miriam Cohen
Lillian Hoban Lillian Hoban

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