Feathers for Lunch

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Perfection Learning Pre Bind, 1996 - Juvenile Fiction - 34 pages
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The cat is out. He's looking for lunch, and the garden is filled with birds--yum! Children will delight in this spirited story as they snoop, sneak, and prowl with the cat, meeting twelve common birds and learning to identify each one. Accompanied by a detailed glossary, here is an irresistible backyard adventure for the whole family to enjoy together.

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User Review  - sweetiegherkin - LibraryThing

A housecat gets into the garden and tries to snag a bird for a snack, but all the ones in the yard hear the jingle of the bell on his collar before he can get any. This is a short and simple book ... Read full review

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User Review  - alyssahagen - LibraryThing

While the cat is out looking for lunch he spots a bunch of birds in the garden that he could eat. The problem is that the cat cant reach any of the birds so all she can have for lunch are the feathers ... Read full review

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About the author (1996)

Lois Ehlert was born November 9, 1934, in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin. She is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, and the Layton School of Art. She has also worked as an art teacher, freelance illustrator, and designer. Her work as an author and an illustrator has appeared in countless publications and has received numerous awards and honors. In addition to creating books, Ehlert has produced toys, games, clothes for children, posters, brochures, catalogs, and banners. She has received the Caldecott Honor Book, 1989, for Color Zoo, a Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year for Snowballs, the Booklist Editors' Choice for Cuckoo/Cucú: A Mexican Folktale/Un Cuento Folklórico Mexicano, the IRA Teachers' Choice and NCTE Notable Children's Trade Book in the Language Arts for Feathers for Lunch, the American Library Association Notable Children's Book and Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor Award for Chicka Chicka Boom Boom.

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