Old Henry by Joan W. Blos
Old Henry by Joan W. Blos
Old Henry by Joan W. Blos
Old Henry by Joan W. Blos

Old Henry by Joan W. Blos

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Illustrated by Stephen Gammell

The neighbours aren't too happy about Henry and his beat-up old house. Why doesn't he clean it up, and weed his garden and sweep his walk? Henry's got better things to do. Tired of being bothered, he finally gets fed up and moves away. The funny thing is, nobody's really happy when he does--not the neighbours, and not Henry. Here is a wise and witty tale about different kinds of people learning to get along.

Condition: Good Condition
Age: 4-8

Joan Winsor Blos (December 9, 1928 – October 12, 2017) was an American writer, teacher and advocate for children's literacy. For her 1979 historical novel, A Gathering of Days, Blos won the U.S. National Book Award in category Children's Books and the Newbery Medal for the year's most distinguished contribution to American children's literature.

She was born in New York City. She lived in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Stephen Gammell (born February 10, 1943) is an American illustrator of children's books. He won the 1989 Caldecott Medal for U.S. picture book illustration, recognizing Song and Dance Man by Karen Ackerman.


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