When her cat, Sheba, has three kittens, April is thrilled until her father insists that theirs is strictly a one-cat household. April must give up three cats, but which ones? The aptly named Charcoal? Tiger-striped Butch? Sweet-faced Brenda? Or even Sheba? April eventually comes up with the perfect solution in this heartwarming, Newbery Honor–winning story that has charmed generations of animal lovers.
By Clare Turlay Newberry (1940)
10 3/4 x 9 1/8 inches; 32 pages; hardcover