My Cat Maisie

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Puffin Books, 1990 - Adolescence - 32 pages
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Andrew is a little boy who has no one to play with, so he is overjoyed when a stray cat shows up at his house. But Maisie doesn't like Andrew's rough games, and she runs away. When Andrew tries to play with the dog next door, he gets a taste of his own medicine--and by the time Maisie returns, he's learned how important it is to be gentle with new friends. American Bookseller Pick of the Lists. Full-color illustrations.

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User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

The big boy next door has a big dog named Lobo, but Andrew has no one to play with. He welcomes a stray cat with altogether too much glee (``Let's play wild Indians and you can be the horse''); the ... Read full review

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User Review  - mayalanda - LibraryThing

This is a nice story about how a boy learns to be gentle with his cat. The rhythm and repetition help to make the concept clear. Read full review

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