Hate That Cat

Hate That Cat Cover

Hate That Cat

By Sharon Creech

Joanna Cotler Books, Hardcover, 9780061430923, 153pp.

Publication Date: September 23, 2008

Description

Jack

Room 204 Miss Stretchberry

February 25

Today the fat black catup in the tree by the bus stopdropped a nut on my headthunkand when I yelled at itthat fat black cat saidMurr-mee-urrrin a nastyspitefulway.

I hate that cat.

This is the story of Jackwordssoundssilenceteacherand cat.



About the Author
Sharon Creech has written twenty books for young people and is published in over twenty languages. Her books have received awards in both the U.S. and abroad, including the Newbery Medal for Walk Two Moons, the Newbery Honor for The Wanderer, and Great Britain s Carnegie Medal for Ruby Holler.

Before beginning her writing career, Sharon Creech taught English for fifteen years in England and Switzerland. She and her husband now live in Maine, lured there by our grandchildren, Creech says. Moo was inspired by our mutual love of Maine and by our granddaughter s involvement in a local 4-H program. We have all been enchanted with the charms of cows.