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Cassandra who?

Iris Hiskey

Cassandra who?

by Iris Hiskey

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Published by Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cats -- Fiction.,
  • Animals -- Fiction.,
  • Parties -- Fiction.,
  • Costume -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    When Cassandra the cat is invited to a costume party by someone she doesn"t even know, the confusion begins.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Iris Hiskey ; illustrated by Normand Chartier.
    ContributionsChartier, Normand, 1945- ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.H625 Cas 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1877335M
    ISBN 100671705741
    LC Control Number90037564
    OCLC/WorldCa21764002

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