Two Bobbies

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Two Bobbies

A True Story of Hurricane Katrina, Friendship, and Survival

By Kirby Larson; Mary Nethery; Jean Cassels (Illustrator)

Walker & Company, Hardcover, 9780802797544, 28pp.

Publication Date: August 5, 2008

Description

Bobbi and Bob Cat are the best of friends. When their hometown of New Orleans was struck by Hurricane Katrina, many lost everything. But not Bobbi and Bob Cat they still had each other. Only by staying together could they survive. This is the story of their remarkable friendship.



About the Author
Kirby Larson is the acclaimed author of the 2007 Newbery Honor book Hattie Big Sky; its sequel, Hattie Ever After; The Friendship Doll; and Dear America: The Fences Between Us. She has also co-written a number of picture books, including the award-winning Two Bobbies: A True Story of Hurricane Katrina, Friendship, and Survival; and Nubs: The True Story of a Mutt, a Marine & a Miracle. She lives in Washington State with her husband and Winston the Wonder Dog.

Mary Nethery is the co-authorof"Two Bobbies: A True Story of Hurricane Katrina, Friendship, and Survival "and "Nubs: The True Story of a Mutt, a Marine, and a Miracle". She lives in Eureka, California. You can visit her website at www.marynethery.com.

Jean Cassels has illustrated more than fifty natural history books for children. She is the illustrator of "Cats to the Rescue". She lives in New Orleans, Louisiana.