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Dear Mr. Henshaw

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Dear Mr. Henshaw

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Author:

Cleary, Beverly

Illustrator:

Zelinsky, Paul O.

Publisher:

HarperCollins Children's Books

Categories:

Award Winning

Ages:

3-5, 6-8

Summary: Leigh Botts has been author Boyd Henshaw's No. 1fan ever since he was in second grade. Now in sixth grade, Leigh lives with his mother and is the new kid at school. He's lonely, troubled by the absence of his father, a cross-country trucker, and angry because a mysterious thief steals from his lunchbag. Then Leigh's teacher assigns a letter-writing project. Naturally Leigh chooses to write to Mr. Henshaw, whose surprising answer changes Leigh's life.

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11

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I loved this book!

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Danika

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Vienna

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11

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This is a wonderful book and I really enjoyed reading it! One reason is because you get to read what a boy writes in his letters to Mr. Henshaw.

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Rachel

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Toledo

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11

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This book was a great book. It had a funny beginning. He had problems inbetween, but at the end it all turned out well.

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