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Mr. Putter loves toys. He’ s old and he knows he shouldn’ t love them anymore. But he does. His fine cat, Tabby, however, does not. She’ s especially bothered by toys that fly. So when Mr. Putter brings home a little toy biplane that’ s supposed to really fly, he and Tabby are in for quite an adventure.
Multifaceted author Cynthia Rylant is the creator of picture books, poetry, short stories, and novels. Raised primarily in West Virginia by both her mother and her maternal grandparents, Rylant had a rustic but happy childhood. Her first book, WHEN I WAS YOUNG IN THE MOUNTAINS, is a reflection of her childhood and was named a Caldecott Honor Book. Her 1985 work, THE RELATIVES CAME, also received that honor. In addition to these picture books, Rylant is well known for her easy-reader series that focuses on the adventures of a boy named Henry and his lovable dog, Mudge. Her young adult novel A FINE WHITE DUST was named a Newbery Honor Book in 1987.
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Mr. Putter loves toys--much to the disgust of his pet cat, Tabby. When Mr. Putter brings home a toy biplane that can really fly, he and Tabby have an amazing adventure. Color illustrations accompany the text of this beginning reader book.
Tabby dislikes flying toys but Mr. Putter just loves them, so when Mr. Putter brings home a toy bi-plane that actually flies, the two of them are destined to have a real adventure.