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Cats to the Rescue

True Tales of Heroic Felines

Marilyn Singer; illustrations by Jean Cassels

Henry Holt and Co. BYR Paperbacks

Do cats really have a sixth sense? War hero, world traveler, adventurer, bodyguard—not the first descriptions that come to mind when we think of cats. But in this collection of true stories about the fascinating behavior of cats around the world readers will meet Grover, who saved his owners’ lives when their house caught fire. And Sugar, who spent fourteen months trekking 1,500 miles from California back home to Oklahoma.
Marilyn Singer offers a collection of inspiring cat stories, providing a historical framework and behavioral context to explain each cat’s actions.  Cats to the Rescue is a 2007 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year.

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  • Marilyn Singer; illustrations by Jean Cassels

  • Marilyn Singer is the author of more than seventy books for young readers. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.
    Jean Cassels has illustrated more than fifty natural history books for children. She lives in New Orleans, Louisiana.
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Cats to the Rescue

True Tales of Heroic Felines

Marilyn Singer; illustrations by Jean Cassels

Bank Street Best Children's Book of the Year
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