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9 edition of King O" the Cats found in the catalog.

King O" the Cats

by Aaron Shepard

  • 160 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Atheneum Books for Young Readers in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England.
    • Subjects:
    • Fairy tales,
    • Folklore -- England,
    • Cats -- Fiction

    • About the Edition

      A church sexton, known for his wild tales, has three weird encounters with magical cats and can"t convince Father Allen that they really happened, until the priest"s cat shows an intense interest.

      Edition Notes

      StatementAaron Shepard ; illustrated by Kristin Sorra.
      GenreFiction.
      ContributionsSorra, Kristin, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ8.S3425 Ki 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3553345M
      ISBN 100689820828
      LC Control Number2002005292

        In Istanbul the Cats Are King - Duration: Wall Street Journal Recommended for you. On the steps to the altar, a big black cat—the biggest cat Peter had ever seen—was kneeling with his head bowed. Standing above him with paws upraised was a black cat in bishop’s robes, intoning, “Meow, meow” An altar kitten approached with a velvet pillow on which lay a small golden crown.

        Also known as: The King o' the Cats The King of the Cats is a folk tale that comes from Britain. The earliest version of this story was found written in a letter by Thomas Lyttelton, the 2nd Baron Lyttelton. The story was first published in by Walter Scott who reported it as being. The King o' the Cats English Folktale One winter's evening the sexton's wife was sitting by the fireside with her big black cat, Old Tom, on the other side, both half asleep and waiting for .

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They all like cat stories and liked how the cats helped prove Peter's "stories" to be true/5(5). In these days of the blatant scary fiction of R.L Stine and Goosebumps The King of the Cats is subtle, beautiful, and foreboding in a sort of mesmerizing way that is truly uncommon in children's literature/5(9).

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He has also worked professionally in both storytelling and reader's theater, as a performer, director, and teacher trainer/5. King of the Cats book. Read 11 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

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Cats Our class really liked the book King O' the Cats. Kelly enjoyed the crowning of the cats, and all the cats going meow, meow. Mary enjoyed the details, which made her want to read more and more. Cheyenne liked how in the beginning Peter was making. The King of cats is a folktale from the British Isles.

One cold winter night, a woman sat near the fireplace with her big black cat. The woman and Old Tom, the cat, were waiting for the master of the house to return. Both of them were half asleep. It was quite late and her husband, the gravedigger, had not returned yet.

The story of the 'King of the Cats' can be found in folklore from a number of regions and countries. In this tale, cats appear to have the power to speak to humans in order to pass on information to other cats.

Based on: King of the Cats / by Joseph Jacobs retold and illustrated by Paul Galdone Intended audience: Preschool through primary grades Issued also as videorecording As the gravedigger tells his wife how a band of cats marched into the cemetery to mourn their dead king, their own cat, Old Tom, listens with a strange intensity.

Children's author Aaron Shepard reads from his award-winning picture book. Skip navigation Sign in. Aaron Shepard Reads "King o' the Cats" Aaron Shepard. King of the Cats.

Aaron Shepard has been fascinated by this story since childhood. He is the author of many folktales, including The Sea King's Daughter: A Russian Legend, The Baker's Dozen: A Saint Nicholas Tale, The Maiden of Northland: A Hero Tale of Finland, and most recently, The Princess Mouse: A Tale of Finland.

He lives in the Los Angeles ed on: Janu   In Ireland the Imtheacht na Triomahaimhe has a king or lord of cats, and books by Lady Jane Wilde, WB Yeats and Padraic Colum all included tales of feline royalty.

Dating the tale In the 16th Century the phrase ‘King of the Cats’ was used by Shakespeare in Romeo and Juliet, suggesting that it was a well-known phrase (although Wikipedia notes Shakespeare was probably not referring to the.

Aaron Shepard is the award-winning author of The Baker’s Dozen, The Sea King’s Daughter, The Monkey King, and many more children’s books, while his Web site is known internationally as a prime resource for folktales, storytelling, and reader’s theater.

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KING OF THE CATS By Paul Galdone Themes: Mystery/Halloween Grade Level:K-2 Running Time: 5 minutes, iconographic SUMMARY K ING OF THE C ATS is the story of a gravedigger who returns home to his wife and cat with a story that is beyond belief.

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