How the cat swallowed thunder

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Publisher:
Dutton Children's Books,
Pub. Date:
2000.
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 4.9 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 810L
Description
Mother Holly is tired of Cat's rascally ways. When going out one day, she tells him she doesn't want to see one thing out of place in the house upon her return. Quicker than a cat can pounce, he is in trouble. One mishap leads to another and another. For, unbeknownst to the cat, Mother Holly is no ordinary granny. Her watering can produces spring showers, her bellows bring on the wind, and her popping corn makes thunder. Even when one tiny kernel is swallowed by the cat, it continues to rumble softly in his throat.There is a lot of magic here--not only in Mother Holly's objects but also in Alexander's tart, pithy prose and Schachner's hilarious illustrations. Readers will join Mother Holly in slipping under the spell of that irresistible purring.
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ISBN:
9780525464495
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 4.9, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 810L
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Grouping Title how the cat swallowed thunder
Grouping Author alexander lloyd
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-07-13 04:37:05AM
Last Indexed 2018-08-19 04:53:02AM

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subject_facet Behavior -- Fiction, Cats -- Fiction
title_display How the cat swallowed thunder
title_full How the cat swallowed thunder / by Lloyd Alexander ; illustrated by Judith Byron Schachner
title_short How the cat swallowed thunder
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