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My cat looks like my dad / Thao Lam.

Lam, Thao (author,, illustrator.).
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Available copies

  • 2 of 11 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 11 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Garrett PL - Garrett JPIC CATS (Text) 30010170871365 Juvenile Picture Books Checked out 06/25/2019
Hagerstown Jefferson Twp PL - Hagerstown JUV PICTURE BK LAM (Text) 39213000869085 JUV Picture Books In process -
Jackson Co PL - Discovery Bus JUV PICT LAM (Text) 37500004593931 Kids Picture Books Reshelving -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library JUV PICT LAM (Text) 37500004593923 New Items Reshelving -
Jay Co PL - Portland E LAM (Text) 76383000467946 Kids New Shelf, E Checked out 07/01/2019
Ligonier PL - Ligonier j FIC L Picture book (Text) 73571200173864 Chlidren's Fiction Picture Books Checked out 07/05/2019
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle ON-ORDER 1/CH (Text) NCSTL9781771473514 On Order On order -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library JE LAM (Text) 39206021641236 J Picture Book - Animals Temporarily Unavailable -
Peabody PL - Columbia City JE LAM (Text) 30403002357895 Childrens - New Fiction Primary Display Checked out 06/25/2019
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield jP Lam (Text) 78292000378276 Children's New Book Collection Checked out 07/05/2019
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Record details

  • ISBN: 1771473517
  • ISBN: 9781771473514
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: Berkeley, CA : Owlkids Books, [2019]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
A narrator describes all the ways in which her cat and father are--or are not--alike. They both love milk (we see them with milk mustaches) and sardines (ew!). They both start their mornings with stretches (yoga routine) and their afternoons with naps. What starts out as a humorous series of comparisons and visual gags takes a more meaningful turn when we realize the narrator may not be much like her parents at all. In the end, the narrator proclaims, "My cat is like my dad. But me? I'm like my mom." We see the same blue eyes, the same poofy hair--and then two pairs of dancing feet, but one belongs to a bird! It turns out the narrator is a pet parrot that readers will have glimpsed in the earlier spreads. Family, writes Thao, is what you make it.  Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
360 Lexile.
Subject: Cats > Juvenile fiction.
Fathers > Juvenile fiction.

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