Peter creates Lenny, a life-sized doll, to guard the bridge from the “dark, unfriendly” woods outside his home. But when night falls, Peter can’t sleep. What if Lenny is lonely? Full-color illustrations created with carbon transfer printing, egg tempera, and charcoal.
Lenny & LucyBook Verdict
ISBN: 9781596439320 Format: Print Book Edition: Hardcover edition Publisher: Roaring Brook Page Count: 40 Trim Size: 9 1/4" x 8 1/2" Accelerated Reader: Level: 3.3, Points: 0.5 Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 3.5, Points: 1 Lexile: Level: AD630L Awards & Honors: Publishers Weekly Best Children’s Books of 2015, Picture Books
SLJ’s Best Books of 2015, Picture Books
Kirkus Reviews Best Children’s Books of 2015, Picture Books
Amazon.com Best Books of the Year 2015, Ages 3–5, Top 20
ALA Notable Books for Children 2016, Younger Readers
New York Public Library’s 100 Notable Titles for Reading and Sharing 2015, Children’s Books
2016 CCBC Choices– Picture Books forSchool-Age Children
2015 Cybils Award Nomination, Fiction Picture Books
Parents’ Choice Awards, Picture Books Gold, Spring 2016
Triple Crown National Book Award 2016-2017
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