The Beckoning Cat: Based on a Japanese Folktale (Library Binding)

Based on a Japanese Folktale

By Koko Nishizuka, Rosanne Litzinger (Illustrator)

Holiday House, 9780823420513, 1pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2009



In this story based on a Japanese folktale, an impoverished boy named Yohei shares his dinner with a cat that appears on his doorstep. When Yohei faces a crisis, the cat remembers his generosity and brings help.