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How to Talk to Your Cat
By: Jean Craighead George
Publisher: HarperCollins, 2000
Level: 8-9

Newbery-winning author Jean Craighead George demonstrates how to communicate with finicky felines. “Among cats, ‘Hello’ is rubbing heads,” writes George who has authored more than 80 books on animals and nature. If students feel more connected to canines, try George’s How to Talk to Your Dog (HarperCollins, 2000).

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