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Kevin Henkes LIVE!

Join New York Times bestselling author Kevin Henkes for a livestream interview this afternoon at Bank Street College of Education, sponsored by Greenwillow Books and The School Library Journal. Kevin will be talking about his latest book, The Year of Billy Miller, and answering questions from viewers! Registration for the Livestream Event is FREE, so make [...]

Fall 2013 ARC Giveaway!

  Here’s your chance to win advance reader’s copies of FOUR of our Fall 2013 books! We’ll be giving away one prize pack of all four ARCs. (And sorry, but US only!) Award-winning, bestselling author Kevin Henkes introduces second-grader Billy Miller in this fast-paced and funny story about friendship, siblings, and the perils of elementary [...]

12/12/12 and (approximately) 12 great winter reads!

While you’re pondering the significance of 12/12/12 and taking a break from monitoring your seismographs and telescopes, here, in no particular order, are a dozen or so (math isn’t our strong suit) books that we love to read and share during this most wonderful time of the year*. Little Bea and the Snowy Day, by [...]

Visiting the 23rd Floor: Kevin Henkes

Here’s what we ate today: Brownies Red Velvet cupcakes Croissants Cookies Crumb cake Scones Strawberries Clementines Additional baked goods Additional baked goods Here’s what we did today: Lost a book Reprinted a book Re-sized a book But we had the most fun when we: Teased Kevin about the roses he received from a certain Oscar-winning [...]

Videos We Love: In the Studio with Kevin Henkes

Hooray for Penny! Penny has arrived on the 23rd floor and everyone is celebrating.     Kevin Henkes is the author and illustrator of many books for children of all ages—among them are Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse, Chrysanthemum, and Wemberly Worried. He was awarded the Caldecott Medal for Kitten’s First Full Moon, a Caldecott Honor for Owen, and a Newbery [...]