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  - gmoore8911 - LibraryThing

I was hesitant about this book because of the title. However once I knew about this book, I gave it a try. Definitely glad I did!! Awesome story. I kept forgetting about the time it was written in and ... Read full review

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User Review  - foggidawn - LibraryThing

Dave, a young teen in New York City in the early 1960's, navigates friend troubles, conflict with his father, his first girlfriend, and, of course, pet ownership when he adopts a stray tomcat. This ... Read full review

Contents

Cat and Kate
1
Cat and the Underworld
10
Cat and Coney
23
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