Tag Archives: Cats

Cats Love Christmas Too: A Seasonal Celebration in Poetry and Prose

Author: Publisher: Little Brown & Co (Juv) Product Description Lovingly detailed color illustrations of cats lying by the holiday fire or hunting in the winter night complement a festive, stocking-stuffer collection of prose and poetry featuring the holiday adventures of famous kitties.

The Seven Chinese Sisters

Rating: (14 reviews) Author: Kathy Tucker Publisher: Albert Whitman & Company Product Description (Ages 5-8) Once there were seven Chinese sisters who lived together and took care of each other. Each one had a special talent. When baby Seventh Sister is snatched by a hungry dragon, her loving sisters race to save her. In Kathy […]

Henry the Christmas Cat

Author: Mary Calhoun Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description At a Christmas pageant, Henry the cat befriends Bonnie the lamb and helps her out of a potentially dangerous predicament.

Christmas Cats

Author: Jean Marzollo Publisher: Cartwheel Product Description This seasonal tale is a lively, rhyming romp with creative cats hanging the mistletoe, lighting the window, and singing carols in the snow. Full color.

Uh-oh, Calico!

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Karma Wilson Publisher: Little Simon Product Description Calico is having a bad day! She falls while chasing a bee, tramples a flower garden, and even spills her milk! Poor Calico! She feels like she can’t do anything right… until her mother reminds her that everyone makes mistakes, and she still loves […]

Mog’s Christmas (Book & CD)

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Judith Kerr Publisher: HarperCollins UK Product Description New cover, new format reissue of this story about everyone’s favourite family cat, Mog The house is full of strange bustling, there are new noises and new smells, and where is that tree going? Disconcerted by all the unusual activities, Mog escapes to the […]

P.B. Bear’s Christmas

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Lee Davis Publisher: Product Description P.B. Bear is counting the days until Christmas! Young children will love celebrating Christmas with P.B. Bear and his friends. They can: guess what’s inside the box from Grandma, watch as P.B. and his friends make snowballs into a snowman, count the stars on Christmas Eve, […]

Rotten Ralph’s Rotten Christmas

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Jack Gantos Publisher: Sandpiper Product Description Rotten Ralph is not at all nice to the Christmas visitor.

Cat Heaven

Rating: (77 reviews) Author: Publisher: Blue Sky Press Product Description A simply versed companion to Dog Heaven features bold, folk-art illustrations and profiles the special place where all good cats can find an endless supply of catnip, tuna, and warm laps.”

The Christmas Cat

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Efner Tudor Holmes Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description It is Christmas Eve. An abandoned gray cat shivers alone in the cold, snowy forest. Not far away in a warm and cozy farmhouse, Jason anxiously asks his brother Nate if Santa Claus will be able to come in such bad weather. But soon […]

Warriors: Power of Three #6: Sunrise

Rating: (49 reviews) Author: Erin Hunter Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description There will be three, kin of your kin . . . who hold the power of the stars in their paws. The secret of Hollyleaf’s, Jayfeather’s, and Lionblaze’s true identities has been revealed, but one shocking question remains unanswered. Now, in the harshest days of […]

Warriors: Ravenpaw’s Path #2: A Clan in Need

Author: Erin Hunter Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description Ravenpaw and Barley have been driven away from their farm by a group of vicious cats. Now the two loners must turn to ThunderClan—led by Ravenpaw’s friend Firestar—for shelter. Firestar takes them in and promises to help them take back their home as soon as possible, but ThunderClan […]

Richard Scarry’s Father Cat’s Christmas Tree (Look-Look)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Huck Scarry Publisher: Golden Books Product Description What happens when Father Cat’s Christmas tree grows and grows and grows? Read the newest story from the busy world of Richard Scarry and find out!

Skippyjon Jones

Rating: (172 reviews) Author: Judy Schachner Publisher: Puffin Product Description My name is Skippito Friskito. I fear not a single bandito. My manners are mellow, I’m sweet like the Jell-O, I get the job done, yes indeed-o. Skippyjon Jones is no ordinary kitten. Oh, no. . . .He’s actually El Skippito, a great sword-fighter ready […]

Warriors: Power of Three #5: Long Shadows

Rating: (39 reviews) Author: Erin Hunter Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description The Clans are in turmoil. ShadowClan has turned its back on StarClan and pledged to follow the dark predictions of Sol, the strange cat who foretold the solar eclipse. But not all the cats have lost faith in their warrior ancestors. . . . Jaypaw […]

The Christmas Day Kitten

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: James Herriot Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin Product Description “Christmas can never go by without my remembering a certain little cat.” So begins The Christmas Day Kitten, another true story from James Herriot’s rich experience as a country vet. As always, the tale includes a vivid group of characters on two legs […]

Warriors: Omen of the Stars #2: Fading Echoes

Author: Erin Hunter Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description After the sharp-eyed Jay and the roaring Lion, peace will come on Dove’s gentle wing. Three ThunderClan cats, Jayfeather, Lionblaze, and Dovepaw, are prophesied to hold the power of the stars in their paws. Now they must work together to unravel the meaning behind the ancient words of […]

Warriors: Ravenpaw’s Path #1: Shattered Peace

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Erin Hunter Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description Ravenpaw has settled into life on the farm, away from the forest and Tigerstar’s evil eye. He knows that leaving the warrior clans was the right choice, and he appreciates his quiet days and peaceful nights with his best friend, Barley. But when five rogue […]

Warriors: Power of Three Box Set: Volumes 1 to 3

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Erin Hunter Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description There will be three, kin of your kin . . . who hold the power of the stars in their paws The time has come for Hollypaw, Jaypaw, and Lionpaw to become ThunderClan apprentices. Grandchildren of the great leader Firestar, all three possess unusual power […]

Skippyjon Jones, Lost in Spice

Rating: (17 reviews) Author: Judy Schachner Publisher: Dutton Juvenile Product Description The New York Times bestselling kitty boy blasts off into another hilarious adventure. Buckle up, amigos— everyoneÂ’s favorite kitty boy is about to lift off. YouÂ’ll want to be there when the brave Skippito gets lost in spice! ThatÂ’s right, spice. Skippy knows— from […]

Dr. Seuss’s Beginner Book Collection (Cat in the Hat, One Fish Two Fish, Green Eggs and Ham, Hop on Pop, Fox in Socks)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Dr. Seuss Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Product Description A perfect gift for new parents, birthday celebrations, and happy occasions of all kinds, this collection of five beloved Beginner Books by Dr. Seuss—The Cat in the Hat, One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish, Green Eggs and Ham, […]

A Pussycat’s Christmas

Rating: (17 reviews) Author: Margaret Wise Brown Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description There are certain sounds—the rustle of tissue paper, the melody of a Christmas carol—and certain sights—the light of a fireplace fire, the sparkle of Christmas ornaments—that signal the coming of Christmas. To Pussycat, the essence of Christmas is made up of all of these […]

The Cricket in Times Square (Chester Cricket and His Friends)

Rating: (128 reviews) Author: George Selden Publisher: Square Fish Product Description Tucker is a streetwise city mouse. He thought he’d seen it all. But he’s never met a cricket before, which really isn’t surprising, because, along with his friend Harry Cat, Tucker lives in the very heart of New York City—the Times Square subway station. […]

Merry Christmas, Splat (Splat the Cat)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Rob Scotton Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description It’s the night before Christmas, and Splat wonders if he’s been a good enough cat this year to deserve a really big present. Just to make sure, he offers some last-minute help to his mom and, in typical Splat fashion, he messes up completely! That […]

A Christmas Surprise (Magic Kitten)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Sue Bentley Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Product Description Molly is so excited to spend Christmas with her family. . . she can’t wait for the snow, food, and presents! But Molly just can’t seem to keep herself out of trouble. Luckily, she finds a distraction in Flame, the snow white kitten. […]

Madeline and the Cats of Rome

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: John Bemelmans Marciano Publisher: Viking Juvenile Product Description The Paris skies are gray, so Miss Clavel and the twelve little girls are leaving for brighter weather— spring in Rome. Rome has wonderful sights to see and delicious things to eat, but Madeline also finds an unexpected adventure, involving a thief, a […]

Skippyjon Jones Takes a Dive

Author: Judy Schachner Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Product Description When Skippyjon Jones looks into his goldfish bowl, he’s struck with inspiration—he wants to become a deep-sea diver and find the perfect pearl for Mama. The book’s “take-along” format has it all! There’s a carrying handle perfect for little hands, a simple story about a favorite […]

Wabi Sabi

Rating: (10 reviews) Author: Mark Reibstein Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers Product Description Wabi Sabi, a little cat in Kyoto, Japan, had never thought much about her name until friends visiting from another land asked her owner what it meant. At last, the master says, “That’s hard to explain.” And that is all she says. […]

Warriors: The New Prophecy Box Set: Volumes 1 to 6

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Erin Hunter Publisher: HarperCollins

If You Give a Cat a Cupcake (If You Give… Books)

Author: Laura Numeroff Publisher: Laura Geringer Product Description If you give a cat a cupcake, he’ll ask for some sprinkles to go with it. When you give him the sprinkles, he might spill some on the floor. Cleaning up will make him hot, so you’ll give him a bathing suit . . . and that’s […]

Warriors: Tigerstar and Sasha #1: Into the Woods (Warriors: Tigerstar and Sasha)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Erin Hunter Publisher: TokyoPop Product Description Sasha has everything she wants: kind housefolk who take care of her during the day and the freedom to explore the woods beyond Twolegplace at night. But when Sasha is forced to leave her home, she must forge a solitary new life in the forest. […]

Kitten’s First Full Moon

Rating: (61 reviews) Author: Kevin Henkes Publisher: Greenwillow Product Description The Caldecott Medal winning book by Kevin Henkes. Amazon.com In this beautiful picture book, winner of the 2005 Caldecott Medal, Kevin Henkes, captures the sweet, sometimes slapstick struggle of Kitten, who sees her first full moon and thinks it’s a bowl of milk in the […]

Warriors: Power of Three #5: Long Shadows (Warriors: Power of Three)

Author: Erin Hunter Publisher: HarperCollins

Socks

Rating: (24 reviews) Author: Beverly Cleary Publisher: HarperTrophy Product Description Socks is one happy cat…. He lives with a nice young couple called Brickers who play with him, pet him, feed him treats, and always have a warm lap for him to sit in. Then a new baby joins the family Suddenly, the Brickers are […]

Warriors: The Rise of Scourge (Warriors)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Erin Hunter, Dan Jolley Publisher: TokyoPop Product Description When kittypet Tiny crosses paths with some wild forest cats defending their territory, he is left with scars—and a bitter, deep-seated grudge. As his reputation grows among the strays and loners that live in the dirty brick alleyways of Twolegplace, he changes his […]

Warriors: Warrior’s Return (Warriors)

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Erin Hunter, Dan Jolley Publisher: TokyoPop Product Description Graystripe and Millie have finally found ThunderClan’s old territory, but Twoleg monsters have devastated the forest and Graystripe fears that all of his Clanmates have been killed or captured by Twolegs. Millie insists that they keep looking, and an old friend helps point […]

Eclipse (Warriors: Power of Three, Book 4)

Author: Erin Hunter Publisher: HarperCollins

Warriors: Cats of the Clans (Warriors)

Author: Erin Hunter Publisher: HarperCollins

Starlight (Warriors: The New Prophecy, Book 4)

Rating: (49 reviews) Author: Erin Hunter Publisher: HarperTrophy Book Description The Clans have finally arrived in their new home, and now they must struggle to establish territories and learn the hidden dangers of this unfamiliar world. Most importantly, they must find a replacement for the Moonstone—a place to communicate with StarClan. But more than one […]

The Country Bunny and the Little Gold Shoes (Sandpiper Books)

Rating: (42 reviews) Author: Dubose Heyward Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Book Description The country bunny attains the exalted position of Easter Bunny in spite of her responsibilities as the mother of twenty-one children.

Warriors: Power of Three #3: Outcast (Warriors: Power of Three)

Author: Erin Hunter Publisher: HarperCollins Book Description There will be three, Kin of you kin…. Who hold the Power of the stars In their paws. A secret prophecy shapes the lives of Firestar’s grandchildren, but only one of the three knows about it. Jaypaw is captivated by the power it promises, and he believes the […]

Bella The Bunny Fairy (Pet Fairies)

Author: Daisy Meadows Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks Book Description The Pet Fairies have one of the most important jobs in Fairyland! They work with their special pets to make sure that all animals find safe homes. But now Jack Frost has stolen the magical pets! Could they be lost forever? At an Easter egg hunt, Rachel […]

Skippyjon Jones: Color Crazy (Skippyjon Jones)

Rating: (9 reviews) Author: Judy Schachner Publisher: Dutton Juvenile Book Description Everyone’s favorite kitty boy is ready to color—Skippy style! Skippy’s sky will be pink. His sun will be blue. As Skippyjon learns his colors and plays with crayons, he invites the very youngest fans to join in the fun. Who knows what color our […]

The Cat in the Hat

Rating: (170 reviews) Author: Dr. Seuss Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Product Description Description coming soon… Amazon.com He may be an old standby, but he never lets us down. When in doubt, turn to the story of the cat that transformed a dull, rainy afternoon into a magical and just-messy-enough adventure. There’s another, […]

Dark River (Warriors: Power of Three #2)

Rating: (13 reviews) Author: Erin Hunter Publisher: HarperCollins Book Description The three children of Squirrelflight and Brambleclaw, grandchildren of the great leader Firestar, have thrived in their apprenticeships: Lionpaw’s strength and energy serve him well as a warrior in training, Hollypaw hones her understanding of the warrior code, and Jaypaw explores his mysterious powers and […]

Skippyjon Jones in Mummy Trouble (Skippyjon Jones)

Rating: (25 reviews) Author: Publisher: Dutton Juvenile Book Description El Skippito is back! Avoiding a lecture from Mama Junebug, the kitty boy slips into his closet . . . and finds himself in ancient Egypt. His doggy pals, Los Chimichangos, want to visit the Under Mundo—the underworld— where mummitos rest in peas. But they need […]

Mog’s Christmas

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Judith Kerr Publisher: HarperCollins (UK) Book Description Mog (that exasperating, endearing cat) is back again—and she’s not at all happy about the holidays.

Warriors: Warrior’s Refuge

Author: Erin Hunter Publisher: TOKYOPOP

The Darkest Hour (Warriors, Book 6)

Rating: (105 reviews) Author: Erin Hunter Publisher: HarperTrophy Book Description ThunderClan’s darkest hour is upon them, as Tigerstar’s quest for power plunges all the Clans into the most terrible danger any cat has ever faced. In order to save his Clan and his friends, Fireheart must uncover the meaning of an ominous proclamation from StarClan: […]

Warriors Field Guide: Secrets of the Clans (Warriors)

Rating: (23 reviews) Author: Erin Hunter Publisher: HarperCollins Book Description Now the truth can be revealed Look within to find: The mystical origins and secret legends of the Clans. An insiders’ tour of the Clan camps and territories. The histories and characters of each Clan, and information about their leaders and medicine cats. Knowledge of […]