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Henry Huggins by Beverly Cleary

Henry Huggins (original 1950; edition 2007)

by Beverly Cleary (Author)

Series: Henry Huggins (1)

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When Henry adopts Ribsy, a dog of no particular breed, humorous adventures follow.
Title:Henry Huggins
Authors:Beverly Cleary (Author)
Info:HarperCollins (2021), Edition: 50th ed. Illustrated., 192 pages
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Henry Huggins by Beverly Cleary (1950)


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NPH reads this book, and he is wonderful. My kids and I loved listening to Henry’s adventures. Cleary is a master at writing boy characters. Highly recommend these audiobooks! ( )
  eringill | Dec 25, 2022 |
Book 1 of 6 ( )
  MaryRachelSmith | Jan 2, 2022 |
Henry wants some excitement in his life, and then it arrives in the form of a dog.
  BLTSbraille | Sep 26, 2021 |
Henry thought his life was boring until he met a new puppy named Ribsy. Have fun reading about their adventures together. This is a wonderful classic that is sure to make you laugh.
  mcmlsbookbutler | Aug 14, 2021 |
Beverly Cleary's first book, "Henry Huggins" holds up remarkably well in 2021, considering it was published in 1950. The most notable element dating it is that Henry frequently goes to the pet shop to buy horse meat to feed his dog. (Pretty sure no pet shop today would sell horse meat!)
It is a simple collection of six short story-like chapters about 3rd grader Henry Huggins, and his dog, Ribsy. The chapters are a little funny, a little sweet, and very much in tune with the way kids that age behave, be it 1950 or today. ( )
  fingerpost | Feb 28, 2021 |
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Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
Cleary, Beverlyprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Caruso, BarbaraNarratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Darling, LouisIllustratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Dockray, TracyIllustratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Palacios, ArgentinaTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Patrick, Harris NeilNarratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Tiegreen, AlanCover artistsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Wejberg, RiittaTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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When Henry adopts Ribsy, a dog of no particular breed, humorous adventures follow.

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