Publication Date: October 2002
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From a brand-new author-illustrator team comes a humorous, heartwarming story about a special relationship between a cat and her owner. Alma the cat lives with Madame SoSo, an opera diva. When Madame rehearses, Alma softly sings along. Madame doesn’t know Alma’s secretin fact, she doesn’t pay Alma much attention at all. But on the night of the big performance, Madame comes down with laryngitis . . . and at last Alma is given a chance to prove she is no ordinary animal. Accompanied by vivid, detail-filled illustrations, this story will resonate with anyonefeline or humanwho has ever longed for a moment in the spotlight.
Tess Weaver is the author of Opera Cat and Cat Jumped In! She lives in Iowa City, Iowa. For more information visit www.tessweaver.com.
"The softly rendered watercolors admirably tell the tale. Alma, singing her little heart out
is delightful. Children will be charmed." School Library Journal
"A gentle comedy with lots of life, deftly drawn through detailed settings. Bold alive with action for keen-eyed kids. Bravissima!" Kirkus Reviews