As a Kevin Henkes fan, I was thrilled to hear he was writing a new series based on a new mouse! Penny’s character definitely differentiates herself from Henkes’ other mice characters, such as Lilly. Penny must learn the art of patience in this new reader. She comes up with a beautiful song and wants to share it with her family. Unfortunately, the timing is never right. Will she ever get to sing her song?
A patriot and a political radical, Woody Guthrie captured the spirit of his times in his enduring songs. Ed Cray, the first biographer to be granted access to the Woody Guthrie Archive, has created a haunting portrait.