The Beckoning Cat by Koko NishizukaThe Beckoning Cat by Koko Nishizuka

The Beckoning Cat

byKoko NishizukaIllustratorRosanne Litzinger

Reinforced Library Binding | March 15, 2009

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In this story based on a Japanese folktale, an impoverished boy named Yohei shares his dinner with a cat that appears on his doorstep. When Yohei faces a crisis, the cat remembers his generosity and brings help.
Rosanne Litzinger's charming illustrations have appeared in numerous picture books, including, for Clarion, The Little Golden Lamb by Ellin Greene and Song Bird by Tololwa M. Mollel. She lives in Southern California.Koko Nishizuka is a contributor for Holiday House Publishing, Inc. titles including: "The Beckoning Cat".
Title:The Beckoning CatFormat:Reinforced Library BindingDimensions:32 pages, 11.25 × 8.75 × 0.38 inPublished:March 15, 2009Publisher:Holiday House IncLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0823420515

ISBN - 13:9780823420513

Appropriate for ages: 4