Will I Have a Friend? by Miriam CohenWill I Have a Friend? by Miriam Cohen

Will I Have a Friend?

byMiriam CohenIllustratorLillian Hoban

Paperback | August 31, 1989

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When Pa was taking Jim to school for the first time, Jim said, "Will I have a friend at school?" "I think you will," said Pa.
But even his father's gentle reassurance doesn't make Jim feel any better. The other children in kindergarten are scary strangers to him. He's sure that he'll never find a friend...until naptime, when he discovers someone who feels the way he does.
Lillian Hoban was born in 1925 in Philadelphia and educated at the Philadelphia High School for Girls and the Philadelphia Museum School of Art. Hoban was also a student at the Martha Graham School of Dance and, before she became a writer and illustrator, she worked as a dance instructor. Hoban was a prolific writer and illustrator of ...
Title:Will I Have a Friend?Format:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 6 × 8.38 × 0.1 inPublished:August 31, 1989Publisher:Aladdin

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0689713339

ISBN - 13:9780689713330

Appropriate for ages: 3


From Our Editors

A little boy's anxieties on his first day at school are quickly forgotten when he makes a new friend. "Lively, full-color scenes of an integrated kindergarten engaging in familiar activities will make this a meaningful picture book for Head Start and other preschool story groups".--The Horn Book