Scat! Scram! Stay out! That’s all Bootsie the stray cat hears when she tries to find a place she can call home. But then she meets Meg, a laundry maid at the nearby castle, who knows that a pet is exactly what the royal family needs. Everyone agrees, except one spiteful fairy. Bootsie falls under her spell and into a deep, deep sleep. Will Meg figure out how to break the magical spell? The engaging characters and easy-to-follow plot makes this furry fairy tale just right for children who are starting to read on their own.
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About Maribeth Boelts
MARIBETH BOELTS is the author of over thirty books for children, including the Step into Reading leveled readers Pupunzel, Dogerella, and Sleeping Bootsie. A former teacher, Maribeth loves meeting kids and encouraging them to read and write. She lives in… More about Maribeth Boelts
Published by Random House Books for Young Readers Jun 28, 2011| 48 Pages| 6 x 9| 5-8 years| ISBN 9780375866784