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Oh, Cats! (My First I Can Read)

3.64  ·  Rating Details  ·  69 Ratings  ·  11 Reviews
When a young girl spies three cats in her yard, she hopes they will be her playmates! But these frolicking felines have other ideas for fun. Will they ever be her friends?

Illustrated with bright, fresh pictures by Nadine Bernard Westcott, Nola Buck's simple text is perfect for emergent readers and cat lovers alike.
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published February 6th 1997 by HarperCollins (first published February 1st 1997)
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Dolly
Sep 08, 2009 Dolly rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: beginning readers and parents reading with them
Shelves: childrens, 2009, pets
This is a good book for beginning readers. Some of the narrative is a bit awkward, but it is simple enough for even the most beginning readers. It's short and has colorful illustrations that will keep even a young child's interest.
Jill Wolf
Easy to Read Book # 3
This book was a very simple read. To me, it would be one of the first books a child would be able to read on their own. Each sentence was very short and concise and included the word "cats" in it. The story is about a girl finding three cats in her yard. None of the cats seem to want to play with her at first, but in the end, the cats pile up on top of her to play.
Edward Creter
This cute little book has fun with the art of playing with kitty cats and has adorable drawings of those lovable creatures. Prepare to purrrr with delight!
Michael
Sometimes cats are a pain, sometimes they aren't. A good book for the five year old to introduce him/her to reading.
Ashley
Apr 13, 2015 Ashley rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: for-flora
Early readers. Sifht words. Repetitive.
Heather
Aug 28, 2013 Heather rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This book I liked alot was that it was about cats and how she want to play with cats. I love that she wanted to play with cats because I love cats and mom's house has 10 cats. I was just a really cute book to reead.
Consuelo
"Oh, Cats!" by Nola Buck, is about a girl who wants to play with three cats. However, these cats have minds of their own when it comes to having fun. Level 0.4
Jonathan
May 24, 2008 Jonathan rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
For what it is, the simplest form of literature, it does its job well. No real characters or plot, but at this point, it's exciting to see six-year-olds read anything.
Felicity The Magnificent
I learned that playing was fun. Cats like to play.
Nicole
One of Maddie's first readers.
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Beginner reader
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