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Author Armstrong, Alan, 1939-

Title Whittington / Alan Armstrong.

Publication Info. New York : Random House, [2006]


Location Call No. Status
 Bristol, Main Library - Children's Department  JCD BOOK ARMSTRONG    Check Shelf
Edition Unabridged.
Description 4 audio discs (4 hrs., 45 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Performer Read by Joel Rooks.
Note Compact discs.
Summary Whittington, a feline descendant of Dick Whittington's famous cat of English folklore, appears at a rundown barnyard plagued by rats and restores harmony while telling his ancestor's story.
Contents Whittington meets the lady -- The animals in the barn -- Bernie and how he got the horses -- Abby and Ben meet the horses -- The lady tells the barn about Whittington -- The animals tell Whittington about themselves -- Havey and the cat's surprise -- The last day for baths -- The lady asks Whittington to tell his story -- The man Whittington named himself after -- Dick's dream -- Dick goes to London -- Dick arrives in London -- The boy goes to work for Fitzwarren -- Ben's first reading lesson in the barn -- Blackie arrives -- Dick meets his cat -- Out with the owls -- Spooker is sick -- Ben's reading -- To Africa on the Unicorn -- The registered letter -- Ben's school principal visits the Texaco -- Reading recovery -- Dick sees a beautiful girl in black -- Two newcomers join the barn -- Dick's cat returns -- A hawk attacks the lady -- Ben goes to reading recovery and meets Miss O'Brian -- The cat's operation -- Dick meets Will Price again -- Willy the goat's surprise -- Dick sees the girl in black again -- Marker raids the barn -- Dick decides on the dangerous voyage -- Ben's decision -- A token for Mary -- Gent arrives -- A rescue -- Dick's cat is lost at sea -- Mary -- Ben's triumph -- Life in the barn continues -- The last warm afternoon of Autumn.
Note GMD: sound recording.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG 4.9 5.0 101956.
Subject Cats -- Fiction -- Juvenile sound recordings.
Whittington, Richard, -1423 -- Legends -- Fiction -- Juvenile sound recordings.
Cats -- Fiction.
Whittington, Richard, -1423 -- Legends -- Fiction.
Domestic animals -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Audiobooks.
Added Author Rook, Joel.
ISBN 0739337017: $30.00
Standard No. 9780739337011
Music No. YA 1096A Listening Library
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