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The Resource The cat's tale : why the years are named for animals, Doris Orgel ; illustrated by Meilo So

The cat's tale : why the years are named for animals, Doris Orgel ; illustrated by Meilo So

Label
The cat's tale : why the years are named for animals
Title
The cat's tale
Title remainder
why the years are named for animals
Statement of responsibility
Doris Orgel ; illustrated by Meilo So
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Willow's pet cat Mao relates how the Jade Emperor chose twelve animals to represent the years in the Chinese calendar and why there is no Year of the Cat. Includes end notes on the twelve-year lunar cycle and the Chinese zodiac animals
Cataloging source
DLC
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1929-
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Orgel, Doris
Dewey number
  • 398.2
  • E
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
Grades K-4
LC call number
  • PZ8.1.O59
  • PZ8.1.O59
LC item number
  • Cat 2008
  • Cat 2008
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
3
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
So, Meilo
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Zodiac
  • Animals
  • Folklore
  • Astrology, Chinese
Target audience
primary
Label
The cat's tale : why the years are named for animals, Doris Orgel ; illustrated by Meilo So
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Neal Porter book."
Control code
ocn185095371
Dimensions
23 x 29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781596432024
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2007044051
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)185095371
Label
The cat's tale : why the years are named for animals, Doris Orgel ; illustrated by Meilo So
Publication
Note
"A Neal Porter book."
Control code
ocn185095371
Dimensions
23 x 29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781596432024
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2007044051
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)185095371

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