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Fashion Kitty and the Unlikely Hero (Fashion Kitty)

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Fashion Kitty is experiencing a bit of a slump. Lately, there haven't been as many fashion emergencies to solve. But when the principal of her school makes a new rule that everyone has to wear boring school unforms, Fashion Kitty can finally be able to put her fashion talents to use. But what if some kitties don't want her help? And who is the bad kitty who has been ...more
Paperback, 112 pages
Published January 6th 2009 by Disney-Hyperion (first published January 6th 2008)
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Samantha
Apr 29, 2012 Samantha rated it it was ok
For girls who LOVE fashion. Fashion Kitty is the secret identity of Kiki Kitty. Whenever someone find herself facing a fashion emergency Fashion Kitty flies off to offer helpful fashion advice. When Mrs. Rumple, the principal at Kiki's school, makes all the students wear uniforms so they will focus more attention on learning than fashion, all the kitties feel like Fashion Kitty abandoned them. When Kiki responds to a fashion emergency and the kitty in crisis politely declines Fashion Kitty's ...more
Nicola Mansfield
Oct 24, 2009 Nicola Mansfield rated it liked it
Kiki the cat is a super hero. Whenever there is a fashion disaster she turns into Fashion Kitty, has the ability to fly and can fix any fashion blunder. Her school changes policy and everyone must start wearing uniforms, what a tragedy! But is it? Fashion Kitty doesn't receive any calls. There is something bigger afoot here and maybe you don't have to be a super hero to be a hero. This was a cute little girly-girl story that I'm sure the intended audience will love. It pretty much reads like a ...more
Katie Fitzgerald
Overall, I have to say, these books are a lot of fun. They are not just watered down versions of stereotypically masculine superhero stories. They celebrate all that is fun about being female, and put a unique and creative twist on the superhero genre. I did notice a lot of similarities between Grace from the Just Grace series and Fashion Kitty - both are strongly empathetic, and both are hugely optimistic, and always try to look toward the positive - but while Grace is bound by the rules of ...more
Maryam
Oct 31, 2016 Maryam rated it it was amazing
I found it at a used book sale, it was really good once i read it, but i don't remember what it was mainly based on.
Brooke Seidel
Title: Fashion Kitty and the Unlikely Hero
Author: Charise Mericle Harper
Genre: Graphic Novel
Theme(s): Fashion, Superheros
Opening line/sentence: If you have never heard the story of how a regular kitty became a superhero kitty, then you will want to read on.
Brief Book Summary: Fashion Kitty solves fashion emergencies around her school but lately she has not received much call for duty. But, as soon as her principal makes a new rule that everyone has to wear a school uniform, she is needed to hel
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Rachel
Dec 17, 2013 Rachel rated it liked it
Shelves: graphic-novel
Fashion Kitty and The Unlikely Hero is a story about a kitty named Kiki who loves fashion. She even has a secret superhero identity and goes by Fashion Kitty. The principle at Kiki's school, Mrs. Rumple, hates fashion though. She decides to have all of the students start wearing uniforms to school to keep them from being distracted by fashion. Kiki and all the other students hate this, but Kiki doesn't know how to change. Well, to Kiki's surprise another kitty named Becky has been trying to get ...more
Dolly
Feb 03, 2012 Dolly rated it liked it
Recommends it for: children starting to read graphic novels
This is the third book in the Fashion Kitty series by Charise Mericle Harper. Our girls are hooked. The simple narrative and graphic novel format is very entertaining and easy to read, even for reluctant readers. Our girls like these stories (a lot) and they are reading the books in the series as fast they can get them. After reading the first two books aloud to them I refused to read any subsequent ones during storytime, but our girls had no difficulty reading them independently. Our girls like ...more
Kristen
Jan 08, 2010 Kristen rated it it was amazing
This graphic novel was cute and entertaining. I love Kiki's positive interactions with her family and schoolmates. Her family is understanding about her superhero powers and support her through all of her activities. The story is pretty basic and a fun one at that - which will make these graphic novels easier for younger kids to read. The style of the illustrations remind me a little bit of Babymouse, only with full colors. Overall, something I would like to see in my own school library.
Caleb
Oct 16, 2009 Caleb rated it liked it
Shelves: graphic-novels
This is really rather well made, and I can see why kids might dig it, but I had a pretty hard time relating to it, and didn't feel overly pressed to seek out any of the others (aside from the original, as I was curious as to her origin).
Jason
Quirky and funny. My first Fashion Kitty book- I liked it better than I thought I would. 3 1/2 stars
Julias14
Feb 13, 2014 Julias14 rated it it was amazing
I love Fashion Kitty. You have to appreciate a super hero with a fashion focus. The whole series is fun and a great read for 1st to 3rd graders.
Mas5thgrade2012
Apr 23, 2012 Mas5thgrade2012 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: purplerockstar, 5b
I LOVE THIS BOOK SO MUCH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! IT WAS AN INTERESTING BOOK TO READ!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
~PURPLEROCKSTAR~
Pinky
Mar 07, 2009 Pinky rated it it was amazing
Shelves: read-in-09
I am quite sure there is no more perfect graphic novel series for me and only wish there were more titles in the series and that they had been available when I was nine.
Kelly
Mar 16, 2015 Kelly rated it really liked it
Oh No! It's Uniforms! Will Fashion Kitty be able to save the day? Tune in to find out!

Another great Fashion Kitty adventure, where our heroine gets help from whom you'd least expect!
Beck
Jan 03, 2010 Beck rated it liked it
I think the paper dolls and fold-y fortune thingie would be fun, were I little and not borrowing this book from the library.
Jen K
Feb 14, 2009 Jen K rated it liked it
Shelves: children-s-books
Cute graphic novel, good for struggling students (girls). Wish I had fashion kitty's style some mornings :)
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