Comet's Nine Lives

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Puffin Books, 2001 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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Comet the cat uses up eight of his nine lives trying to find the right place to live on Nantucket Island.

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User Review  - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing

Lovely. I recall it being one of my favorite Brett because of the unfamiliarity of the story. And of course all the seashells, ropes, etc. in the illustrations were wonderful. Read full review

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User Review  - AliciaTrotman - LibraryThing

I liked this book for three reasons. First, I like that the illustrations depicted how Comet lost a life and the next scene could help the reader predict what would happen next. I also like that it ... Read full review


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About the author (2001)

Bestselling children's book author and illustrator Jan Brett was born on December 1, 1949. She decided to be an illustrator when she was a child and is known for her detailed and carefully-researched work. Brett grew up in New England and attended the Boston Museum School. Her books have received much acclaim by publications including Newsweek, The New Yorker, Parents magazine, Redbook, and Publishers Weekly. In 2005 Brett earned the Boston Public Library's Lifetime Achievement Award.

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