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Parents' Guide to

The King of Kindergarten

By Regan McMahon, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 3+

Fun tale pictures a kid's royally good first day of school.

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This enthusiastic, uplifitng story of a boy's first day of kindergarten layers on the kingly language to make it fresh and boost confidence. Addressing the boy as The King of Kindergarten gives him the you-got-this assurance he needs to enter a new situation with new rules to learn, a new teacher to face, and new classmates to meet. It's fun and infectious as the boy approaches this new world with bravery and kindness, as a benevolent king surely would. And Vanessa Brantley-Newton's perky illustrations keep the action bouncing along and capture the spirit of joy and accomplishment.

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