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Henry Hodges Needs a Friend

Henry Hodges Needs a Friend

By Andy Andrews, illustrated by Colleen Madden
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.32 Stars

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On 8/7 apple blossom wrote: Henry Hodges Needs a Friend is a humorous rhyming book of how a boy and man's best friend get together.  It's a cute story in rhyming meter on friendship.  Henry dreams of what would make the best friend....goldfish with antlers, goat with 10 legs or maybe a short-necked giraffe.  If it ... Henry Hodges Needs a Friend by Andy Andrews

apple blossom's Rating:

4 Stars

On 7/30 Shauna wrote: Book Description"Henry Hodges was one of the loneliest boys. No friends lived near him; he didn't like toys.""Son, you are special!" Father said with a grin. "We'll look high and look low for the perfect new friend."Henry Hodges was a lonely little boy who long for a friend to spend time with and make ... Henry Hodges Needs a Friend Book Review

Shauna 's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/23 Meghan wrote: "Henry Hodges Needs a Friend" by Andy Andrews is a fun children's book that will entertain a wide variety of young children with its rhymes and illustrations, though its intended message may miss the mark a little. Henry is a lonely, little boy whose parents decide to help by finding him a pet. His imagination ... Book review: Henry Hodges Needs a Friend by Andy Andrews

Meghan's Rating:

3 Stars

On 6/10 Christa Brown wrote: “Henry Hodges Needs a Friend” is a rhyming, comical children’s book about a lonely boy without any friends. In an effort to make their son feel better, Henry’s parents take him to the pet shelter to find the perfect companion. This book ends with a happy Henry and a message to children to be ... Henry Hodges Needs a Friend

Christa's Rating:

3 Stars

On 5/29 Victoria.mjfh wrote: My love for children's literature started when I was very young and it continues today. When I found out about the opportunity to review a copy of this Andy Andrews latest book, "Henry Hodges Needs A Friend", I was eager to take part! Unfortunately, I need to tell you that I was disappointed. As children's ... Children's Literature

Victoria.mjfh's Rating:

2 Stars

On 5/27 Andee wrote: This children's book "Henry Hodges Needs a Friend" by Andy Andrews is really sweet.  Henry is a one of a kind boy who is lonely.  His parents tell him he will soon have a one of a kind friend.  They tell him it will be pet and the next few pages have Henry wondering if he will soon have ... Book Look Bloggers Review: "Henry Hodges Needs a Friend"

Andee 's Rating:

5 Stars

On 5/20 OceanDreamer wrote: Henry needs a friend. So his parents determine to find him one. And not in the form he expected. Not only is it not a human friend, it's also not a rock star porcupine or a cat that barks. What he finds is a furry friend with spots. And "Hap" is just what this lonely boy needed! I thought this book ... Henry Hodges Needs A Friend

OceanDreamer's Rating:

4 Stars

On 5/11 Heather Pedersen wrote: I grew up with a variety of pets-- so this book was especially sweet for me, and brought back a lot of memories. My childhood dog was named Cassidy. She lived with us for about 10 years. She was definitely my buddy, and companion on many backyard adventures. Now, I can't ... Henry Hodges Needs a Friend

Heather Pedersen's Rating:

4 Stars

On 5/11 Stephanie Cherry wrote: I just adored Andy Andrews last book, The Boy Who Changed The World. Of course, that could be due to the fact that I am a huge fan of George Washington Carver. It was truly inspiring and wonderful. It showed us how simple acts of kindness can alter the course of a life. This book follows along that ... My Girls Loved It!

Stephanie Cherry's Rating:

5 Stars

On 5/7 Julie from Small Town Nebraska wrote: Henry Hodges Needs a Friend is a cute children’s book about a little boy who feels like he needs a friend. I like the lines on the front cover flap, “So you’re pretty special, and that’s guaranteed. Maybe you’re the new friend that somebody needs!” The story focuses more on a pet being ... One More

Julie from Small Town Nebraska's Rating:

3 Stars