Some Cat!

Some Cat!

By Mary Casanova; Ard Hoyt (Illustrator)

Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr), Hardcover, 9780374371234, 40pp.

Publication Date: June 5, 2012


Violet has always imagined ruling a kingdom with sharp claws and velvet paws, so when she is adopted and goes to live with two dogs, she immediately takes over with a "Meowww Hisssss "and "Spat "Poor George and Zippity try to befriend Violet, but they get nowhere. One afternoon, while her new family is out fishing, Violet is awakened by some stray dogs who chase poor Violet into a corner. Luckily, George and Zippity arrive home just in time to help.

About the Author
Mary Casanova is the author of nine middle-grade novels and three picture books.She lives with her family in Ranier, Minnesota.

ARD HOYT has illustrated several picture books, including the best-selling" I'm a Manatee" by John Lithgow and" Saying Goodbye to Lulu", an ASPCA Henry Bergh Children s Book Award winner by Corinne Demas. He lives in Bentonville, Arkansas.

Praise For Some Cat!

"...this a fun read-aloud and a real child pleaser.”--School Library Journal  "Kids won't be able to resist. . ." —Booklist