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Pete the Cat: Rocking in My School Shoes

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ISBN13: 9780061910241
ISBN10: 0061910244
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Pete the Cat is back — and this time he's rocking in his school shoes. Pete discovers the library, the lunchroom, the playground, and lots of other cool places at school. And no matter where he goes, Pete never stops moving and grooving and singing his song... because it's all good.

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"In his previous outing, blue cat Pete proved his ability to roll with the punches when his white sneakers were accidentally stained red. Sporting the red treads for the first day of school (they match his electric guitar), Pete is again unflappable. 'Pete has never been to the library before! Does Pete worry? Goodness, no! He finds his favorite book and sings his song.' School setting aside, little differentiates this book from its predecessor. There's humor to be found in the deadpan expressions of Pete and his fellow cats as he sits with friends in the lunchroom, plays at recess, and solves math problems on the board. But whether the simple refrain and Pete's blasé attitude actually assuage anxious schoolgoers is another story. Pete's song is available as a download. Ages 3 — 7. (Aug.)" Publishers Weekly Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved.

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Eric Litwinis a guitar-strumming, song-singing, banjo-picking, tale-telling, song-writing, national-award-winning, music-producing, fun, folksy type of guy. He loves to blend song and story together and is inspired by the depth and simplicity of folk songs and folktales. Eric is a popular performer, delighting thousands of children and families every year. He has recorded two award-winning children's music CDs.

James Dean's art has sold in more than ninety galleries and shops across the United States. He has devoted his paintings to Pete the Cat for ten years and has turned his natural love for cats into his life's work. James published his first adult book, The Misadventures of Pete the Cat, a history of his artwork, in 2006. He illustrated his first self-published children's book, Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes, in 2008, and the follow-up book, Pete the Cat: Rocking in My School Shoes, in 2011. James lives in Atlanta, Georgia, with his wife, four cats, and one dog.

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vickieann22000, January 31, 2013 (view all comments by vickieann22000)
Great book!!! My preschoolers love it!!! Plan on getting more "Pete the Cat" books
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780061910241
Author:
Eric Litwin and James Dean
Publisher:
HarperCollins
Author:
Litwin, Eric
Author:
Dean, James
Subject:
Animals - Cats
Subject:
Children s-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series:
Pete the Cat
Publication Date:
20110726
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
from PreS to 2
Language:
English
Pages:
40
Dimensions:
11 x 8.5 x 0.25 in 14 oz
Age Level:
from 3 to 7

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Product details 40 pages HarperCollins - English 9780061910241 Reviews:
"Publishers Weekly Review" by , "In his previous outing, blue cat Pete proved his ability to roll with the punches when his white sneakers were accidentally stained red. Sporting the red treads for the first day of school (they match his electric guitar), Pete is again unflappable. 'Pete has never been to the library before! Does Pete worry? Goodness, no! He finds his favorite book and sings his song.' School setting aside, little differentiates this book from its predecessor. There's humor to be found in the deadpan expressions of Pete and his fellow cats as he sits with friends in the lunchroom, plays at recess, and solves math problems on the board. But whether the simple refrain and Pete's blasé attitude actually assuage anxious schoolgoers is another story. Pete's song is available as a download. Ages 3 — 7. (Aug.)" Publishers Weekly Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved.
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