Bella Arabella

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Random House Childrens Books, Feb 1, 1987 - Juvenile Fiction - 112 pages
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Pampered ten-year-old Arabella thinks that by becoming a cat, she can avoid being sent to boarding school by her mother's fourth husband, but finds her new life fraught with unknown terrors and learns that her former life was not so bad after all.

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User Review  - melaniemaksin - LibraryThing

If I remember correctly, a girl becomes a cat in order to avoid going to boarding school...? I read a lot of books about girls turning into cats to escape their troubled lives. (Make of that what you will.) Read full review

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User Review  - AbigailAdams26 - LibraryThing

Ten-year-old Arabella Fitzgerald, a pampered young girl who lives with her mother in a mansion on the Hudson River, is dismayed to learn that her new stepfather intends to send her to boarding school ... Read full review


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Fosburgh is also a noted children's book author and illustrator and a Southerner by birth.

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