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Houndsley and Catina and the Quiet Time by James Howe

Houndsley and Catina and the Quiet Time

Houndsley and Catina and the Quiet Time by James Howe
Paperback
Sep 24, 2013 | 48 Pages
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  • Paperback $4.99

    Sep 24, 2013 | 48 Pages | 5-9 years

  • Hardcover $15.99

    Sep 09, 2008 | 48 Pages | 5-9 years

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Gentle, whimsical humor.
—School Library Journal (starred review)

These endearing characters shine in this gentle and reflective read.
—Kirkus Reviews

Delicate watercolors capture the delight of a wintry day, and Howe’s on-target portrayal of friends who get along despite bumps along the way make this special.
—Booklist

Read this with a beginning reader before that first beautiful and sometimes frustrating snow day.
—Chicago Tribune

A good book for a child beginning to read chapter books and has some good ideas for activities for children stuck indoors.
—San Antonio ExpressNews

Watercolor vignettes of cozy domestic interiors give way to expansive snowy vistas… third entry in a series that calls to mind the enduring friendship between Arnold Lobel’s famous Frog and Toad
—Washington Post

Gentle story…watercolor vignettes…third entry in a series that calls to mind the enduring friendship between Arnold Lobel’s famous Frog and Toad.
—Washington Post Book World

Watercolor illustrations beautifully complement the story’s peaceful mood. This book reminds kids and parents alike of the joy to be found in quietly dreaming.
—Washington Parent

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