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51 Works 9,049 Members 184 Reviews

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Works by B. G. Hennessy

One Little, Two Little, Three Little Pilgrims (1999) 917 copies, 9 reviews
Corduroy Lost and Found (2006) 764 copies, 8 reviews
The First Night (1605) 634 copies, 1 review
Road Builders (1992) 519 copies, 5 reviews
Corduroy’s Christmas (1992) 492 copies, 3 reviews
School Days (1990) 449 copies, 1 review
Corduroy's Halloween (A Lift-the-Flap Book) (1995) 446 copies, 2 reviews
The Missing Tarts (1989) 399 copies, 2 reviews
Jake Baked the Cake (Picture Puffins) (1990) 373 copies, 4 reviews
A Christmas Wish for Corduroy (2014) 310 copies, 1 review
Corduroy Goes to School (2002) — Author — 297 copies, 4 reviews
The Boy Who Cried Wolf (2006) 292 copies, 82 reviews
The Once Upon a Time Map Book (1998) 256 copies, 3 reviews
Corduroy's Birthday (1997) 232 copies, 2 reviews
Corduroy Goes to the Library (2005) 194 copies, 2 reviews
Because of You: A Book of Kindness (2005) 145 copies, 8 reviews
Corduroy Goes to the Beach (2006) 140 copies, 1 review
My Book of Thanks (2002) 120 copies, 4 reviews
Corduroy at the Zoo (A Lift-the-Flap Book) (2001) 110 copies, 1 review
Corduroy's Sleepover (2000) 105 copies
Claire and the Unicorn Happy Ever After (2006) 103 copies, 12 reviews
Olympics (1996) 82 copies, 4 reviews
Mr. Ouchy's First Day (2006) 53 copies, 3 reviews
Sleep Tight (1992) 52 copies, 1 review
Little and Big (2000) 46 copies, 2 reviews
Dinah Likes to Eat (2000) 32 copies, 1 review
Good Night, Dinah (2000) 29 copies, 1 review
Dinah's Dream (Brand New Readers Series) (2000) 28 copies, 1 review
The Attic Christmas (2004) 24 copies, 2 reviews
The River Rescue (1999) 17 copies
Corduroy Helps Out (2009) 16 copies, 1 review
Eeney, Meeney, Miney, Mo (1990) 13 copies, 1 review
Dinah's Walk (2000) 5 copies
Play Ball, Corduroy (2010) 4 copies
Muddy Dinosaurs (2000) 2 copies
The Pretty Rock (2000) 1 copy
Olympics! (1900) 1 copy

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Common Knowledge

Legal name
Hennessy, Barbara Gulbrandsen
Gender
female
Nationality
USA

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Reviews

Buckaroo Book Award (2007)
School Library Journal (2006)
Publisher's Weekly (2006)
 
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LizzieSanders | 81 other reviews | Apr 28, 2024 |
Independent Reading Level: Grades Pre-K-2
Awards: Buckaroo Book Award (2007), School Library Journal (2006), Publishers Weekly (2006)
 
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anbaum | 81 other reviews | Apr 24, 2024 |
I think the ending of this is very gentle (i.e. a cop out). The boy is totally supposed to get eaten! But the illustrations are great and I think this is one of the best morality tales out there (especially if the boy gets it in the end).
 
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LibrarianDest | 81 other reviews | Jan 3, 2024 |
Independent reading level: Preschool - 3rd grade
 
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drake.browning.vsu | 81 other reviews | Dec 7, 2023 |

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Statistics

Works
51
Members
9,049
Popularity
#2,657
Rating
3.8
Reviews
184
ISBNs
208
Languages
4

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