Cross-Country Cat

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Harper Collins, Sep 29, 1986 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages

What kind of cat would go sliding off on skis, and who'd believe it anyway? When the family accidentally leaves Henry, their sassy Siamese, behind at the ski lodge, he takes matters into his own paws in this beguiling adventure.


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A fun story and adventure of Henry the cat that goes skiing into the woods. Illustrations set a calm, chilly tone and many woodland creatures are encountered. Would do well read with The Mitten by Jan ... Read full review

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About the author (1986)

Mary Calhoun's first children's book, Making the Mississippi Shout, was published in 1957. Since then, she has become the award-winning author of more than fifty children's books, including A Shepherd's Gift, Flood, Cross-Country Cat, Hot-Air Henry, and other books about Henry. She and her husband live in Clark, Colorado.

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