Henry Wondered
Henry Wondered

Somewhere in the bosque, in the open spaces near the Rio Grande, lives a covey of quail . . . In this episode, Henry wonders about many things. In particular, how to impress his first crush! When a handsome roo enters the picture, all seems doomed. Will Federico, a stranger and self-proclaimed flamingo dancer, foil Henry’s plan to impress Gloria? Follow Henry as he discovers the wonder of serendipity.

Book Details

Genre: 

  • Animals
  • Picture book
  • Special

Age Level: 

  • 5 - 8

Henry is a thoughtful, introspective quail who wonders A LOT. Now he wonders how he can impress a certain female quail named Gloria. Henry’s wondering is suddenly interrupted by a warning sound announcing the arrival of an unexpected “strutting stranger,” Federico. Federico—who rolls his r’s—dazzles the covey with a wild tale of daring-do and proceeds to demonstrate his self-proclaimed “talented” “flamingo” dancing.

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