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Henry and Mudge and the Wild Wind (Henry and Mudge Adventures, Bk 12) Hardcover – April 30, 1993


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Product Details

  • Age Range: 5 and up
  • Series: Henry and Mudge Adventures, Bk 12
  • Hardcover: 40 pages
  • Publisher: Simon Spotlight (April 30, 1993)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0027780147
  • ISBN-13: 978-0027780147
  • Product Dimensions: 9.1 x 6.1 x 1.3 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 8.8 ounces
  • Average Customer Review: 4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #6,157,729 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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From School Library Journal

Kindergarten-Grade 3 --This 12th book will please Henry and Mudge's many fans. The story is sure to strike a familiar note with many children--a fear of thunderstorms. These storms make Henry and Mudge downright jumpy; the boy whistles and Mudge whines, paces, and tries to hide (a difficult task for any BIG dog). Henry's father comes to the rescue by inventing a game. The subtle added detail of Mudge shedding fur during the storm is typical of Stevenson's humorous additions to these stories. Beginning readers are sure to hope for another dozen books about this duo. --Gale W. Sherman, Pocatello Public Library, ID
Copyright 1993 Reed Business Information, Inc.

From Kirkus Reviews

Not only the wind but the thunder and lightning send the boy and his dog scurrying for home, where Mudge whines as he circles the kitchen table and Henry whistles the same tunes over and over to keep up his courage. His parents, sipping tea in the middle, ``just looked at each other,'' while Dad creates a diversion: When the lights go out and Mudge hides his head in the couch, he suggests that Henry play the game of ``Crawling-Though-the-Enemy- Lines,'' braving the ``cannon'' he can hear as he makes his way through the dining room with a flashlight to rescue Mudge from the ``enemy couch.'' The 12th totally disarming picture of this nice family solving everyday problems with imagination and a sense of fun. And Stevenson's illustrations are as lively and comical as ever. (Easy reader. 4-8) -- Copyright ©1993, Kirkus Associates, LP. All rights reserved.

More About the Author

Cynthia Rylant is the author of numerous distinguished novels and picture books for young readers. In addition to her beginning-reader series: Henry and Mudge, Poppleton, and Mr. Putter and Tabby, as well as her Cobble Street Cousins early-chapter series, she is also the author of the Newbery Medal-winning Missing May, the Newbery Honor Book A Fine White Dust, and two Caldecott Honor-winning picture books.

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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By S. Sayers on April 9, 2000
Format: Paperback
Henry and his dog,Mudge must overcome their fears of a summer thunder storm. Henry tries to calm himself by whistling. Mudge whines, walks in circles, hides in the bathroom and even sticks his head between the couch cushions! This book is fun to read and has adorable illustrations. Mudge is a favorite in our household.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Julie Miller on April 22, 2013
Format: Paperback
While most of the Henry and Mudge books are delightful, the one is down right awful. The author uses war as a game to squelch fears about a thunderstorm. Which is more scary? A storm or war? Clearly inappropriate for the young reader - concepts at play that young children cannot comprehend.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By T. Seigler on December 18, 2010
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I purchased this book for my son at his request. He had it on his Christmas list. He loves this set of books. Well worth the money.
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By kidsmom on October 23, 2013
Format: Kindle Edition Verified Purchase
My child (and I) love Henry and Mudge. This is a fun and FUNNY series with a great underlying message about friendship.
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