DIVerse Families
 
The Trouble with Cats

Title

The Trouble with Cats

Authors

Martha Freeman

Illustrator

Cat Bowman Smith

Publisher

Holiday House

Publication Year

2000

ISBN

9780823414796

Pages

77 pages

Genre

realism

Format

chapter book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

After a difficult first week of third grade, Holly begins to adjust to her new school and living in her new stepfather's tiny apartment with his four cats.

Grade Level

3-5; 6-8

Topic

Family Relationships; Divorce; Step Parent; divorced parents; step father

Main Character

girl

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

divorced parents

Awards

Best Books: Adventuring with Books: A Booklist for PreK-Grade 6, 13th Edition, 2002
Children's Catalog, Eighteenth Edition, 2001
Children's Catalog, Nineteenth Edition, 2006

Keywords

moving; step father; cats; San Francisco

Diversity Impact

direct

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