Wemberly's Ice-Cream Star
Kevin Henkes / Author, Kevin Henkes / Illustrator Greenwillow
The winsome heroine of Wemberly Worried returns in a new board book from Kevin Henkes, Wemberly's Ice-Cream Star. Timid children will instantly identify with this charming worrywart as she decides on the proper way to enjoy a surprise treat. Henkes's fluid, expressive illustrations on white backgrounds eliminate extraneous details, deftly focusing on the nuanced emotions that make his characters preschoolers' favorites.
Reviewed on: 04/14/2003