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Whittington

Author: Alan W Armstrong; S D Schindler
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Whittington, a feline descendant of Dick Whittington's famous cat of English folklore, appears at a rundown barnyard plagued by rats and restores harmony while telling his ancestor's story.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile materials
Juvenile fiction
Legends Fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Armstrong, Alan W., 1939-
Whittington.
New York : Random House, c2005
(OCoLC)607702572
Online version:
Armstrong, Alan W., 1939-
Whittington.
New York : Random House, c2005
(OCoLC)609138314
Named Person: Richard Whittington; Richard Whittington
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alan W Armstrong; S D Schindler
ISBN: 0375828648 9780375828645 0375928642 9780375928642 0375828656 9780375828652
OCLC Number: 55131439
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 187-191).
Awards: Newbery Honor Book, 2006.
Description: 191 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm.
Contents: Whittington meets the lady --
The animals in the barn --
Bernie and how he got the horses --
Abby and Ben meet the horses --
The lady tells the barn about Whittington --
The animals tell Whittington about themselves --
Havey and the cat's surprise --
The last day for baths --
The lady asks Whittington to tell his story --
The man Whittington named himself after --
Dick's dream --
Dick goes to London --
Dick arrives in London --
The boy goes to work for Fitzwarren --
Ben's first reading lesson in the barn --
Blackie arrives --
Dick meets his cat --
Out with the owls --
Spooker is sick --
Ben's reading --
To Africa on the Unicorn --
The registered letter --
Ben's school principal visits the Texaco --
Reading recovery --
Dick sees a beautiful girl in black --
Two newcomers join the barn --
Dick's cat returns --
A hawk attacks the lady --
Ben goes to reading recovery and meets Miss O'Brian --
The cat's operation --
Dick meets Will Price again --
Willy the goat's surprise --
Dick sees the girl in black again --
Marker raids the barn --
Dick decides on the dangerous voyage --
Ben's decision --
A token for Mary --
Gent arrives --
A rescue --
Dick's cat is lost at sea --
Mary --
Ben's triumph --
Life in the barn continues --
The last warm afternoon of Autumn.
Responsibility: by Alan Armstrong ; illustrated by S.D. Schindler.
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Whittington, a feline descendant of Dick Whittington's famous cat of English folklore, appears at a rundown barnyard plagued by rats and restores harmony while telling his ancestor's story.

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