It's a secret!
What if you were as small as your cat — and took off with him on a nighttime adventure? A gorgeously illustrated tale from the award-winning John Burningham.Every night Marie-Elaine’s cat, Malcolm, goes out, and every morning he comes back in and sleeps. "Where do cats go at night?" the girl wonders. So when she sees him at his cat door dressed to the nines, she begs to come along. And amazingly, Malcolm agrees — as long as she puts on her fancy clothes, gets small, and keeps it all a secret. With a whimsical story and breathtaking artwork, the acclaimed John Burningham takes us on an exciting night’s journey, braving hoodlum dogs and precarious climbs for a rooftop party that is cause for celebration indeed.
Level 3, 0.5 Points
Level 3, 0.5 Points
AD: Adult Directed 520L
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|Last Grouping Update||2019-03-24 04:49:01AM|
|Last Indexed||2019-03-24 04:52:26AM|
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|detailed_location_arlington||Central Kids Picture Books, Westover Kids Picture Books|
|display_description||Every night Marie-Elaine's cat, Malcolm, goes out, and every morning he comes back in and sleeps. "Where do cats go at night?" the girl wonders. So when she sees him at his cat door dressed to the nines, she begs to come along. And amazingly, Malcolm agrees, as long as she puts on her fancy clothes, gets small, and keeps it all a secret. With a whimsical story and breathtaking artwork, the acclaimed John Burningham takes us on an exciting night's journey, braving hoodlum dogs and precarious climbs for a rooftop party that is cause for celebration indeed.|
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|lexile_code||AD: Adult Directed|
|owning_library_arlington||Arlington Public Library, Aurora Hills, Central, Cherrydale, Columbia Pike, Connection Crystal City, Detention Center, Glencarlyn, Local History, Plaza, Shirlington, Westover|
|record_details||ils:.b13184805|Book|Books|First U.S. edition.|English|Candlewick Press,|2009.|1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations ; 30 cm.|
|subject_facet||Cats -- Juvenile fiction, Fantasy -- Juvenile literature|
|title_display||It's a secret!|
|title_full||It's a secret! / John Burningham|
|title_short||It's a secret!|