Dear Mr. Henshaw
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Published
New York : William Morrow and Company, 1983.
Physical Desc
133 [1] pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Rating
910L
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LocationCall NumberStatus
Scandia City Library - Middle ReadersMR Cleary, BeverlyOn Shelf
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Format
Book
Language
English
ISBN
068802405X, 9780688024055, 0688024068, 9780688024062, 0380709589, 9780380709588, 0440417945, 9780440417941, 0440800080, 9780440800088, 0440717949, 9780440717942, 0590687271, 9780590687270, 9780758791405, 0758791402
Accelerated Reader
MG
Level 4.9, 3 Points
Lexile measure
910

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General Note
Paul O. Zelinsky (born 1953) is an American illustrator and writer best known for illustrating children's picture books. He won the 1998 Caldecott Medal for U.S. picture book illustration, recognizing Rapunzel. His most popular work is The Wheels on the Bus, a best-selling movable book. Zelinsky had been one Caldecott runner-up in 1985, 1987, and 1995, the latter for Swamp Angel by Anne Isaacs (Dutton, 1994). Twenty years later, they were joint runners-up for the Phoenix Picture Book Award from the Children's Literature Association, which annually recognizes the best picture book that did not win a major award 20 years earlier. "Books are considered not only for the quality of their illustrations, but for the way pictures and text work together."
Participants/Performers
Illus by Paul O. Zelinsky.
Description
In his letters to his favorite author, ten-year-old Leigh reveals his problems in coping with his parents' divorce, being the new boy in school, and generally finding his own place in the world.
Target Audience
910L,Lexile.
Study Program Information
Reading Counts RC,3-5,4.7,5.0,2948.
Study Program Information
3.0,MG,24.,Accelerated Reader AR,4.9.
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader,MG,4.9,3.0,Kilgore Intermediate.
Awards
Newbery Medal, 1984
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APA Citation (style guide)

Cleary, B., & Zelinsky, P. O. (1983). Dear Mr. Henshaw. New York: William Morrow and Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Cleary, Beverly and Paul O., Zelinsky. 1983. Dear Mr. Henshaw. New York: William Morrow and Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Cleary, Beverly and Paul O., Zelinsky, Dear Mr. Henshaw. New York: William Morrow and Company, 1983.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Cleary, Beverly., and Paul O. Zelinsky. Dear Mr. Henshaw. New York: William Morrow and Company, 1983. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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