M is for meow: a cat alphabet

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From saber-toothed to tabby, cats have had a prominentplace in human history, society, and hearts. Now catlovers of all ages can discover what's lurking behindkitty's twitching tail and bewitching eyes in M is forMeow: A Cat Alphabet.Beginning readers enjoy the simple rhymes, while olderchildren discover facts about each letter topic in theaccompanying sidebar expository.M is for MeowFeed me, pet me, come and play.Let me out, please go away!A cat fits all these thoughts somehowinto the tiny word MEOW!General topics such as breeds, behavior, and cat carealternate with charming anecdotal entries. Lavish paintingsof cat and owner appeal to enthusiasts of all ages. Aback section on cat stats and feline facts provides evenmore information for pet owners.Former librarian Helen L. Wilbur has loved cats all her life. In explaining her goalin writing an animal book for children, she says, "Animals don't care if you aren'tthe most popular kid in the class or whether you did your homework." Helen has aBA in English Language and Literature from the University of Chicago, a master'sdegree in library science from Columbia University, and lives in New York City.Robert Papp's award-winning artwork includes hundreds of illustrations formajor publishers across the United States, and his first children's book, TheScarlet Stockings Spy, was named an IRATeachers' Choice in 2005. Robertlives in historic Bucks County, Pennsylvania.
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subject_facet Cats, English language -- Alphabet
title_display M is for meow : a cat alphabet
title_full M is for meow : a cat alphabet / written by Helen L. Wilbur ; illustrated by Robert Papp
title_short M is for meow :
title_sub a cat alphabet
topic_facet Alphabet, Cats, English language