Mr Putter & Tabby Clear the Decks by Cynthia Rylant, Arthur Howard


Mr Putter & Tabby Clear the Decks by Cynthia Rylant, Arthur Howard

Mr. Putter and his fine cat, Tabby, are itchy. Not because of fleas, but because it is hot, they're bored, and they're out of orangesicles. So when their neighbor, Mrs. Teaberry, suggests a sightseeing cruise, they're excitedabout an adventure. The boat makes them feel free! Plus they get orangesicles! But when it's time to go home, there's a little problem with Mrs. Teaberry's good dog, Zeke.The nineteenth Mr. Putter & Tabby book has all thesly, sweet humor that has made the series a huge success. Cynthia Rylant's perfect ear for rhythm and Arthur Howard'scomical illustrations continue tobring to lifethe quartet of characters readers know and love.


Besides being wonderful fun, this is a great way to introduce new readers to the chapter-book format. (Booklist)

About the Author

Cynthia Rylantis the acclaimed author of more thana hundredbooks for young people, and her novel Missing May received the Newbery Medal. She's well known for her beloved characters for early readers, including Mr. Putter & Tabby and Henry & Mudge. Arthur Howardhas illustrated all of the popular Mr. Putter & Tabby books and written and illustrated several picture books of his own.

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44 pages


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Publication date

11th November 2011



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