Encore, Opera Cat! (Hardcover)

By Tess Weaver, Andrea Wesson (Illustrator)

Clarion Books, 9780547146478, 31pp.

Publication Date: September 16, 2009



Alma is a cat who lives in Italy and loves opera. And she isn't just an "aficionado, " she is a magnificent singer herself. She longs to share the spotlight with Madame SoSo, the famous diva with whom she lives, but no one except Madame knows her secret. Madame SoSo feels the time has come for Alma to share her gift with the world. Alma is not so sure. Would anyone want to listen to a small cat sing about love? The surprising and satisfying answer to this question, along with humor-filled, stylish art, make for a delightful story sure to tickle fans of "Opera Cat" as well as all who love cats, opera, or both.