Henry And The Paper Route by Beverly ClearyHenry And The Paper Route by Beverly Cleary

Henry And The Paper Route

byBeverly ClearyIllustratorJacqueline Rogers

Paperback | March 18, 2014

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Newbery Medal-winning author Beverly Cleary gives readers a hero they'll relate to—and root for—in this comical and inspiring novel about Henry Huggins's mission to prove himself worthy of his very own paper route.

All the older kids work their own paper route, but because Henry is not eleven yet, Mr. Capper won't let him. Desperate to change his mind, Henry tries everything he can think of to show he's mature and responsible enough for the job. From offering free kittens to new subscribers, to hauling hundreds of pounds of old newspapers for his school's paper drive, there's nothing Henry won't try. But it might just be the irrepressible Ramona Quimby who shows Mr. Capper just how capable Henry is.

Beverly Cleary is one of America's most beloved authors. As a child, she struggled with reading and writing. But by third grade, after spending much time in her public library in Portland, Oregon, she found her skills had greatly improved. Before long, her school librarian was saying that she should write children's books when she grew...
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Title:Henry And The Paper RouteFormat:PaperbackDimensions:224 pages, 7.62 × 5.12 × 0.45 inPublished:March 18, 2014Publisher:HarperCollins

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:038070921X

ISBN - 13:9780380709212

Appropriate for ages: 6 - 8

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From Our Editors

The beloved middle grade reader’s hero Henry Huggins is back in another lively adventure from his creator, Newbery Medallist Beverly Cleary. Henry is proud of his new paper route and is determined that nothing will happen to sabotage it. But he isn’t counting on a batch of stray kittens and one irrepressible Ramona Quimby! Henry and the Paper Route is ideal reading for reluctant readers aged eight to 12.

Editorial Reviews

“This book is certain of a warm welcome.”