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Carbonel: The King of the Cats

Carbonel: The King of the Cats

by Barbara Sleigh

Rosemary’s plan to clean houses during her summer break and surprise her mother with the money hits a snag when an old lady at the market talks her into buying a second-rate broom and a cat she can’t even afford to keep. But appearances can be deceiving. Some old ladies are witches, some brooms can fly, and some ordinary-looking cats are Princes of the Royal Blood. Rosemary’s cat (“You may call me Carbonel. That is my name.”) soon enlists her help in an adventure to free him from a hideous spell and return him to his rightful throne. But along the way Rosemary and her friend John must do some clever sleuthing, work a little magic of their own, and—not least—put up with the demands of a very haughty cat.


Ages: 9-Up
Illustrated by: V.H. Drummond
ISBN: 9781681373058
Price: $9.99
Published by: New York Review of Books Children's Collection

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