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Billy Miller makes a wish

Author: Kevin Henkes
Publisher: New York, NY : Greenwillow Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2021]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
"On his eighth birthday, Billy Miller wishes for something exciting to happen. None of his wishes are answered the way he expects, but he does have lots of surprises--and the final one is possibly the best one ever"--

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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Humorous stories
Humorous fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin Henkes
ISBN: 9780063042797 0063042797
OCLC Number: 1164346126
Notes: Companion to: The year of Billy Miller.
Target Audience: Ages 8-12.; Grades 2-3.
Description: 179 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Kevin Henkes.


The stand-alone companion to two-time Newbery Honor author Kevin Henkes's award-winning, acclaimed, and bestselling The Year of Billy Miller, Billy Miller Makes a Wish is a laugh-out-loud funny and  Read more...


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"Billy Miller's birthday wish, for 'something exciting [to] happen,' attunes him to all kinds of excitement in his life. . . . Henkes's focus on small transitions in growing up and seeing the world Read more...

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A charming reminder of the magical thinking of childhood

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2021-04-05) Excellent Permalink

In his signature simple, yet whimsical style, Kevin Henkes brings us another story about Billy Miller -- almost-third-grader, big brother, burgeoning artist, and excellent helper to his mom. 

After wishing for something exciting to happen during his summer break, Billy so delighted to...
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