It's Like This, Cat

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Harper & Row, 1963 - Adolescence - 180 pages
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Dave Mitchell is 14 and growing up in the midst of the variety and excitement of New York City. During his journey to adulthood he develops an affection for a stray tomcat, finds comradeship with a troubled nineteen-year-old boy and begins his first shy friendship with a girl. Throughout, he gains a growing understanding of his father as a human being and not just a parent.

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User Review  - Dan - Goodreads

I downloaded this book for free on my Kindle because I saw that it won the Newbery Medal for excellence in children's literature back in 1964. This was a very simple story that I enjoyed immensely ... Read full review

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User Review  - Laura - Goodreads

Written in 1963, this young adult novel feels less dated than I expected. Okay, maybe today's kid can't really relate to Harry Belafonte being someone your dad would yell at your for listening to (on ... Read full review


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