Mr. Putter & Tabby Ring the Bell

Mr. Putter & Tabby Ring the Bell

By Cynthia Rylant; Arthur Howard (Illustrator)

Hmh Books for Young Readers, Hardcover, 9780152050719, 44pp.

Publication Date: September 13, 2011

Description

It's back to school for Mr. Putter & Tabby "Dong Dong Dong "The school bell is ringing. The crispy fall wind is blowing. Mr. Putter wishes he could go back to school even for just one day. Then he has an idea: How about a visit during show-and-tell with Mrs. Teaberry, Tabby, and Zeke? The teacher agrees, but there's one problem. She and the students expect pet tricks. Will Tabby and Zeke be able to deliver? "Mr. Putter & Tabby Ring the Bell "marks the twentieth book in this beloved series a perennial hit since 1994.



About the Author
Cynthia Rylant's gift for conveying the enchantment and beauty to be found in everyday life is seen in such award-winning books as Missing May, winner of the Newbery Medal; A Fine White Dust, a Newbery Honor Book; and The Relatives Came and When I Was Young in the Mountains, both Caldecott Honor Books.

Books she's written and illustrated include the much-beloved Dog Heaven and Cat Heaven.

Cynthia Rylant grew up in West Virginia. She now lives in the Pacific Northwest.



Arthur Howard is the illustrator of "Goatilocks and the Three Bears "by Erica S. Perl, "Noodle & Lou "by Liz Garton Scanlon, the Mr. Putter and Tabby series and Gooseberry Park books by Cynthia Rylant, and his own picture books. He has also coauthored and illustrated many books of humor for adults and appeared for seven seasons in the PBS math-oriented production Square One Television. He lives in New York City.


Praise For Mr. Putter & Tabby Ring the Bell

"An amusing fall-flavored offering from the Mr. Putter and Tabby series that’s good for reading aloud or reading alone."--Booklist