Mr. Putter & Tabby Bake the Cake (Paperback)

By Cynthia Rylant, Arthur Howard (Illustrator)

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780152002145, 44pp.

Publication Date: November 30, 1994

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (3/19/2009)
Prebound (11/1/1994)
Hardcover (11/30/1994)

List Price: 5.99*
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Mr. Putter and his beloved cat bake a light and airy Christmas cake for their neighbor Mrs. Teaberry. “Howard’s relaxed, mixed-media pictures catch the nuances of the cozy, affectionate relationship between an old man and a cat with all the right moves.”--Booklist

About the Author

Cynthia Rylant is a Newbery medalist and the author of many acclaimed books for young people. She's well known for her popular characters for early readers, including Mr. Putter & Tabby and Henry & Mudge. She lives in the Pacific Northwest.


Arthur Howard created the lively illustrations for all of the Mr. Putter & Tabby books and has written and illustrated several picture books of his own. He lives in New York City.