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The Halloween Showdown

3.36  ·  Rating Details ·  11 Ratings  ·  5 Reviews
Grandmother Katt proves that love and friendship are stronger than magic.
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published September 1st 1998 by Holiday House
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There were some parts of the story that I liked and that I thought were cute. The pictures seemed extremely childish. Sometimes that worked, sometimes it didn't, and sometimes they were just...odd. It was certainly long enough for a story time of this age. But the text is so small, it would be hard for anything but a lap-sit or just on one's own. Still, parts of the declaring war and the war drum would be fun to do in a story time. I think it's one for a book talk if I'm running out of books to ...more
Feb 04, 2014 Laurie rated it really liked it
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Tasia Thompson
Not a fan of the illustrations. Cat and her helpers use creative problem solving to save the day.
Nov 14, 2013 Dolly rated it it was ok
Recommends it for: parents reading with their children
This is a fairly forgettable tale about a catnapped cat saved by her grandmother at Halloween. Illustrations are colorful, but we didn't really like them.

Oct 10, 2012 Beverly rated it liked it
Shelves: picturebooks
This is written in the form of a folk tale, with some repeated refrains. The illustrations look like a child painted them.
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