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May I bring a friend? / Beatrice Schenk de Regniers ; illustrated by Beni Montresor.

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  • 34 of 39 copies available at SC LENDS.

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AHJ - Allendale Branch E DER (Text) 34801990016561 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
AHJ - Hampton Branch E DE (Text) 30365100917237 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
AHJ - Hampton Branch E DE (Text) 30365100957670 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Anderson - Anderson Main Library E De Regniers Beatrice (Text) 22960000844240 Juvenile Caldecott Available -
Anderson - Pendleton Branch E De Regniers Beatrice (Text) 27598077 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Anderson - Powdersville Branch E De Regniers, Beatrice (Text) 20004354 Juvenile Picture Book Checked out 11/03/2021
Beaufort - Beaufort Branch E DER (Text) 0530000793378 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Beaufort - Hilton Head Branch E DER (Text) 0530004385064 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0689206151
  • ISBN: 9780689206153
  • ISBN: 0689704054
  • ISBN: 9780689704055
  • ISBN: 0021785007
  • ISBN: 9780021785001
  • ISBN: 0689713533
  • ISBN: 9780689713538
  • ISBN: 9780440842132
  • ISBN: 0440842131
  • Physical Description: 46 unnumbered pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Atheneum, 1964

Content descriptions

General Note:
Art techniques used: Line drawings in pen and ink with block color screen printed overlays.
Summary, etc.:
One day, a small boy receives a very special invitation—the King and the Queen have invited him to the castle for tea. He accepts, with one question: “May I bring a friend?” “Any friend of our friend is welcome here,” says the King. But their guest’s friend turns out to be someone they never expected!-- Publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 3-8.
Grades Preschool-3.
NP Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader LG 2.7 0.5 0.5 5525
Reading Counts RC K-2 3.4 1 Quiz: 07494.
Accelerated Reader Lower Grade 2.7 0.5 Kilgore Intermediate.
Awards Note:
Caldecott Medal, 1965
Subject: Kings and rulers > Juvenile poetry.
Animals > Juvenile poetry.
Friendship > Juvenile poetry.
Hospitality > Juvenile poetry.
Courtesy > Juvenile poetry.
Animals > Juvenile fiction.
Oversize books > Specimens.
Animals > Fiction.
JUVENILE FICTION > Humorous Stories.
Genre: Picture books.
Stories in rhyme.

Beatrice Schenk de Regniers is the author of many outstanding books for children, including some notable award-winners.

Beatrice Schenk de Regniers is the author of many award-winning books for children, among them May I Bring a Friend?, illustrated by Beni Montresor and winner of the Caldecott Medal; David and Goliath; A Little House of Your Own; Little Sister and the Month Brothers; The Snow Party; and So Many Cats. Formerly a children's book editor, Ms. de Regniers now writes full time. She lives in Washington, DC.

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