What's That, Mittens?

What's That, Mittens? Cover

What's That, Mittens?

By Lola M. Schaefer; Susan Kathleen Hartung (Illustrator)

HarperCollins, Hardcover, 9780060546625, 32pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2008


A big yard can be a lonely place for a little kitten. So when Mittens hears a scratching noise behind the fence, he has to see what is on the other side. It may just be a new friend to play with!

The playful kitten's tale is sure to appeal to beginning readers who like to explore new things and make new friends, just like Mittens!

About the Author

Lola M. Schaefer is the author of several books for children, including An Island Grows; Pick, Pull, Snap! Where Once a Flower Bloomed, an NCTE Notable Children's Book in the Language Arts; and What's Up, What's Down? She lives with her husband, Ted, in the mountains of north Georgia, where she occasionally observes the back end of a black bear, coyote, or gray fox.

Praise For What's That, Mittens?

Praise for Mittens: “Preschoolers will enjoy the kitten’s story, as they recognize how it feels to be a small creature in a giant world.”
-ALA Booklist