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Mrs. Katz and Tush

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Publisher:
Bantam Books,
Pub. Date:
1992.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 3.1 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
530L
Description
Friends from different backgrounds come together in this heartwarming picture book from beloved children's book author Patricia Polacco! Larnel doesn't know his neighbor, Mrs. Katz, very well, until he asks her to adopt an abandoned kitten. Mrs. Katz agrees on one condition: that Larnel help her take care of the kitten she names Tush. When Larnel starts spending more and more time with Mrs. Katz to help with Tush, Mrs. Katz tells him stories about coming to America from Poland and about the good times she spent with her late husband. As Larnel grows to love Mrs. Katz, he also learns about the common themes of suffering and triumph in each of their cultures.
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ISBN:
9780440409366
9780553081220
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 3.1, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
530L
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Grouping Title mrs katz and tush
Grouping Author polacco patricia
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-11-09 04:47:46AM
Last Indexed 2018-11-17 05:20:09AM

Solr Details

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display_description A long-lasting friendship develops between Larnel, a young African-American, and Mrs. Katz, a lonely, Jewish widow, when Larnel presents Mrs. Katz with a scrawny kitten without a tail.
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primary_isbn 9780440409366
publishDate 1992
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subject_facet (MPT) Ready to learn, African Americans -- Juvenile fiction, African Americans -- Stories, Cats -- Fiction, Cats -- Stories, Friendship -- Fiction, Friendship -- Stories, Jews -- Fiction, Jews -- Stories, Ready to learn (MPT)
title_display Mrs. Katz and Tush
title_full Mrs. Katz and Tush / Patricia Polacco
title_short Mrs. Katz and Tush
topic_facet (MPT) Ready to learn, African Americans, Cats, Friendship, Jews, Ready to learn (MPT), Stories