Cat Jumped In!
Tess Weaver, , illus. by Emily Arnold McCully. . Clarion, $16 (32pp) ISBN 978-0-618-61488-2
Curiosity doesn’t kill the cat, but it sure annoys a homeowner in this vivacious picture book about a wayward feline. “It was summer, and someone left the window open. Cat jumped in!” begins the adventure. Before long, a bold black-and-white cat is wreaking havoc in the kitchen, the bedroom and eventually the art studio. Each time Cat wraps up his messy antics, “someone” approaches, “Tip-tap, pitter-pat,” and calls, “Cat? Out!” But not even “someone” can resist when Cat eventually turns on his furry charm. Weaver’s (
Reviewed on: 11/19/2007