The Resource The adventures of Miss Petitfour, Anne Michaels ; with illustrations by Emma Block

The adventures of Miss Petitfour, Anne Michaels ; with illustrations by Emma Block

Label
The adventures of Miss Petitfour
Title
The adventures of Miss Petitfour
Statement of responsibility
Anne Michaels ; with illustrations by Emma Block
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Meet the utterly irresistible Miss Petitfour (a name of unknown origin but possibly descended from bakers of tiny delicious cakes). She loves baking and making and dancing with her cats, but most of all she loves to fly. All she has to do is pick up a favourite tablecloth (preferably the one with the paisley print), catch the breeze and she swooshes off on an adventure - with her many cats (Minky, Misty, Taffy, Purrsia, Pirate, Mustard, Moutarde, Hemdala, Earring, Grigorovich, Clasby, Captain Captain, Captain Catkin, Captain Clothespin, Your Shyness and Sizzles) dangling paw-to-tail behind her. In five utterly captivating stories of gentle adventure, delicious edibles (with cheese for the cats), occasional peril and heart-zinging warmth, poet and novelist Anne Michaels (author of bestselling, award-winning Fugitive Pieces) makes a charming, purrfect debut as a children's author
Summary
Miss Petitfour, who travels via flying tablecloth with her sixteen pet cats, embarks on a series of adventures, from a quest for "birthday cheddar" to a visit to the village's annual Festooning Festival
Tone
Character
Illustration
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10455933
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Michaels, Anne
Dewey number
813.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Block, Emma
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Cats
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The adventures of Miss Petitfour, Anne Michaels ; with illustrations by Emma Block
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
131 pages
Isbn
9781408868041
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781408868041
Label
The adventures of Miss Petitfour, Anne Michaels ; with illustrations by Emma Block
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
131 pages
Isbn
9781408868041
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781408868041

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