Once Around the Block

by Kevin Henkes and Victoria Chess

To each neighbor, Annie repeats her complaint that there's nothing to do, and... read more

To each neighbor, Annie repeats her complaint that there's nothing to do, and at each stop she's offered something to occupy her time for a few minutes. A well-paced flow of drawings with watercolor wash and a text effectively utilizing repetition culminate in a new resolution of a familiar childhood dilemma. (Ages 3-7)

© Cooperative Children's Book Center, Univ. of Wisconsin - Madison, 1987

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