About The Book

Henry wants to read his book, but Puppy Mudge has other ideas. He wants to play! Henry really wants to read,, but how can he resist his big playful puppy?

About The Author

Photograph courtesy of the author

Cynthia Rylant is the author of more than 100 books for young people, including the beloved Henry and Mudge, Annie and Snowball, Brownie & Pearl, and Mr. Putter & Tabby series. Her novel Missing May received the Newbery Medal. She lives in Lake Oswego, Oregon. Visit her at CynthiaRylant.com.

About The Illustrator

Photo Credit:

Suçie Stevenson is the acclaimed author and illustrator of more than fifty books for children and is best known as the illustrator of the popular Henry and Mudge books by Cynthia Rylant. She lives on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, with her little cocker spaniel, Gracie.

Product Details

  • Publisher: Simon Spotlight (November 1, 2006)
  • Length: 32 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781416915560
  • Grades: P - K
  • Ages: 3 - 5
  • Lexile ® 160L
  • Fountas & Pinnell™ E

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Awards and Honors

  • Bank Street Best Books of the Year

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