It is Kitten's first full moon, and when she sees it she thinks it is a bowl of milk in the sky. And she wants it. Does she get it? Well, no...and yes. What a night! This brave young kitten sets out into the world on a quest that leaves her bruised, bewildered and hungry, but that ultimately leads her back home, where something special is waiting ...
It is Kitten's first full moon, and when she sees it she thinks it is a bowl of milk in the sky. And she wants it. Does she get it? Well, no...and yes. What a night! This brave young kitten sets out into the world on a quest that leaves her bruised, bewildered and hungry, but that ultimately leads her back home, where something special is waiting just for her, in a story that is by turns hilarious and heartwarming. With stunning black-and-white artwork, a simple text and an adorable kitten character, this picture book has all the makings of a modern classic.
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 0060588284. The 2005 Caldecott Medal winner. Illustrated by the author. First printing. About fine in like (security sticker on verso) dust jacket with no Caldecott Medal emblem on the front panel.
Fine in Fine jacket. Hardcover in dust jacket. Later printing (seventh) of first edition. SIGNED by the author in the picture of the moon on title page. Book is As New crisp and clean, with tight binding and sharp corners. Unpriced and unclipped dust jacket also As New, fresh and bright. Caldecott medal affixed to front. Square 4to. Unpaginated. In protective Mylar.
Fine in Near Fine jacket. First edition (first printing), signed and illustrated by Kevin Henkes (very cute doodle of a kitten) on the title page-in the space that the full moon makes! A beautiful, collectible copy of this Caldecott Medal winner, with just a couple of tiny scuffs at the edge of the dust jacket. All of our first editions are first printings unless otherwise noted. Dustwrappers are protected with clear archival wraps and we pack each book like it's a Tiffany egg.
Fine in Near Fine jacket. Signed by the author on the title page. 2004, First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket with a single small smudge to the front panel. DJ comes in a mylar wrap. The 2005 Caldecott Winner--first state jacket with no medal.
Henkes, Kevin. As New in As New jacket. 10 x 10. Signed by Author/Artist SIGNED BY AUTHOR/ARTIST ON TITLE PAGE. 1st ed, 1st prt copy of 2006 CALDECOTT MEDAL winner. No seal on DJ. Includes ALSO SIGNED (by Henkes) on promotional bookmark (shows "Kitten" illus) "laid-in". Special copy!
Very good Fine jacket. Signed. First Edition. SIGNED; signed by author Kevin Henkes on title page. First Printing. FINE in FINE dust jacket. Appears unread with NO markings. Pasadena's finest new and used bookstore.
Illustrated by Kevin Henkes. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 4to. 0060588284. A beautiful first edition/first printing in Fine condition in alike dust-jacket. Silver-stamped black cloth with pictorial boards; Kevin Henkes' beautifully illustrated children's book uses the metaphor of a full moon compared to a brimming bowl of milk for a hungry kitty. Plenty of adventures tire Kitten down as he searches for his creamy bowl of milk which he ends up finding right at his own back door. 2005 Caldecott Medal winner for best illustrated children's book.
Henkes, Kevin. Fine in Fine jacket. Signed by Author and Illustrator. 1st Printing. 8vo-over 7¾-9¾" tall. pp. 40. First Edition, First Printing. Winner of the Caldecott Medal in 2005. Signed by the author and illustrator and dated 6/26/05 on the title page, with a certificate of authenticity. Cover boards, interior pages, and dust jacket are clean with no stains, markings or tears. First state dust jacket, without the Caldecott Medal award on the front panel, is in mylar sleeve. Binding is square and solid. A kitten mistakes her first full moon for a bowl of milk causing her to go hungry and resulting in other problems.
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