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The Resource Absolutely Alfie and the furry purry secret, Sally Warner ; illustrated by Shearry Malone

Absolutely Alfie and the furry purry secret, Sally Warner ; illustrated by Shearry Malone

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Absolutely Alfie and the furry purry secret
Title
Absolutely Alfie and the furry purry secret
Statement of responsibility
Sally Warner ; illustrated by Shearry Malone
Title variation
Absolutely Alfie & the furry purry secret
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Seven-year-old Alfie Jakes isn't thrilled when her mom organizes end-of-summer playdates with her soon-to-be classmate, Hanni. Hanni is kind of bossy. So Alfie is relieved when Hanni is more fun to play with then she thought. Even better, she shows Alfie her cat--who has kittens! Alfie immediately falls in love with a little gray kitten and wants to give it a home. But one of the Jakes' house rules is 'no pets' because Alfie is supposedly allergic. Alfie is sure she's outgrown that allergy, but how can she convince her parents? Wouldn't it be better to sneak the kitten home and PROVE that she's not allergic? But keeping a kitten a secret is lot harder than she ever thought!--from Publishers website
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Seven-year-old Alfie Jakes isn't thrilled when her mom organizes end-of-summer playdates with her soon-to-be classmate, Hanni. Hanni is kind of bossy. So Alfie is relieved when Hanni is more fun to play with than she thought. Even better, she shows Alfie her cat--who has kittens! Alfie immediately falls in love with a little gray kitten and wants to give it a home. But one of the Jakes' house rules is 'no pets' because Alfie is supposedly alergic. Alfie is sure she's outgrown that allergy, but how can she convince her parents? Wouldn't it be better to sneak the kitten home and PROVE that she's not allergic? But keeping a kitten a secret is a lot harder than she ever thought!
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Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection (JLG.)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10573962
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Warner, Sally
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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720
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Malone, Shearry
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True
Series statement
Absolutely Alfie
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cats
  • Neighbors
  • Friendship
  • Pets
  • Cats
  • Neighbors
  • Friendship
  • Pets
  • Cats
  • Friendship
  • Neighbors
  • Pets
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Absolutely Alfie and the furry purry secret, Sally Warner ; illustrated by Shearry Malone
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Floop! -- Playing ping-pong with words -- Backwards day -- Surprise! -- Free to a good home -- The decision -- Kitten school -- A Kitty palace -- Operation Kittycat -- Flat-out lying -- Ready and waiting -- Dinner in a haunted house -- Family rules -- Take your medicine -- Coming clean -- What in the world were you thinking? -- Such a mess up -- A Jakes family portrait
Control code
ocn965730334
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
131 pages
Isbn
9781101999868
Lccn
2017014525
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)965730334
Label
Absolutely Alfie and the furry purry secret, Sally Warner ; illustrated by Shearry Malone
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Floop! -- Playing ping-pong with words -- Backwards day -- Surprise! -- Free to a good home -- The decision -- Kitten school -- A Kitty palace -- Operation Kittycat -- Flat-out lying -- Ready and waiting -- Dinner in a haunted house -- Family rules -- Take your medicine -- Coming clean -- What in the world were you thinking? -- Such a mess up -- A Jakes family portrait
Control code
ocn965730334
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
131 pages
Isbn
9781101999868
Lccn
2017014525
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)965730334

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