Meow : cat stories from around the world /

Why are cats and mice enemies? Why do cats always land on their feet? Are cats as smart as they seem? Here's a story behind each of these feline traits. For centuries, people everywhere, from Tibet to Oman to Scotland to the United States, have been fascinated with cats and their intriguing per...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Yolen, Jane.
Other Authors: Wittwer, Hala (Illustrator)
Format: Book
Published: [New York] : HarperCollinsPublishers, c2005.
Table of Contents:
  • The Mouse and the cat
  • Nursery rhymes
  • The King of the cats
  • The cat and the fox (Aesop)
  • Rambâe and Ambâe
  • What people say about cats
  • The pious cat
  • Why tiger is angry at cat
  • The cat and the hen (Aesop)
  • Cat and Rat
  • Why the cat falls on her feet
  • Selected reading.