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The cat's tale : why the years are named for animals / Doris Orgel ; illustrated by Meilo So.

Authors: Orgel, Doris. 1929-
Call number: j398.2 ORG
Publisher: New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2008.
Publication date: 2008.
Subject: Zodiac -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature.
Animals -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature.
Folklore -- China -- Juvenile literature.
Astrology, Chinese -- Juvenile literature.
Children's literature -- Juvenile literature.
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Title: The cat's tale : why the years are named for animals / Doris Orgel ; illustrated by Meilo So.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 23 x 29 cm.
Notes: "A Neal Porter book."
Summary note: Willow's pet cat Mao relates how the Jade Emperor chose twelve animals to represent the years in the Chinese calendar and why there is no Year of the Cat. Includes end notes on the twelve-year lunar cycle and the Chinese zodiac animals.
Added author: So, Meilo, illustrator.
ISBN: 9781596432024
1596432020
LCCN: 2007044051
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1176630
Bib No.: 1176630

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