One-Eyed Cat

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By Paula Fox
Publisher Atheneum Richard Jackson Books
One-Eyed Cat
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Ned believes that, with a forbidden gun, he has shot out the eye of a wild cat, and his guilt poisons his life. An outstanding growingup story for all ages about the painful secrets and the struggle to be good . . . This riveting story is spun with an eloquent simplicity that belies the skill of its telling . . . Adults and children alike will come effortlessly under the spell of this peerless storyteller . . .Booklist, starred review. Newbery Honor book; ALA Notable Childrens Book; ALA Best Book for Young Adults; Booklist Editors Choice; New York Times Book Review Oustanding Childrens Book of the Year.

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47739 words47,739 words
192 pages192 pages
Lexile 890LLexile 890L
Grade 5 to 9Grade 5 to 9
Age 10-14Age 10-14
Published 1984Published 1984

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