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Anton and Cecil, Book 2

Cats on Track

Illustrated by Kelly Murphy

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Age range
8 - 12
Grade range
3 - 7
Published By
Algonquin Young Readers
Categories
Number Of Pages
272
Publication Date
August 25, 2015
ISBN
9781616205515

Anton and Cecil, Book 2

Cats on Track

Illustrated by Kelly Murphy

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Terrible news has reached cat brothers Anton and Cecil: their rodent friend Hieronymus has been captured. Anton and Cecil must set out to rescue the mouse who once saved Anton’s life.

Boarding one of the monstrous machines the mice call “landships,” the brothers travel to the Wild West. Along the way Cecil is tossed out onto the prairie by the train’s conductor only to face bison, prairie dogs, and a boy who would make him a pet. Meanwhile, Anton meets a ferret friend who warns of stampeding herds, rattlesnakes, and fierce, enormous cats. Facing such danger can Anton and Cecil find the courage and wit to save Hieronymus?


 

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“Fast-paced and engaging.” —Booklist

"Descriptive language puts readers right with the brothers as they escape a ravenous owl, use a stampede of bison to their advantage, and enlist the aid of prairie dogs to escape a pack of coyotes . . . A satisfying adventure for fans of animal fantasy tales.” —School Library Journal

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Product details

Age range
8 - 12
Grade range
3 - 7
Published By
Algonquin Young Readers
Categories
Number Of Pages
272
Publication Date
August 25, 2015
ISBN
9781616205515

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