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Dear Beast / by Dori Hillestad Butler ; illustrated by Kevan Atteberry.

Butler, Dori Hillestad, (author.). Atteberry, Kevan, (illustrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780823444922
  • ISBN: 0823444929
  • ISBN: 9780823448432
  • ISBN: 0823448436
  • Physical Description: 77 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Holiday House, [2020]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
Through a series of letters, Simon, a grumpy and jealous cat, informs Baxter, his boy's new dog, that he is not welcome and should leave at once.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 5-8 Holiday House.
Grades 2-3 Holiday House.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 2.9 0.5 Accelerated Reader Quiz #509869.
Awards Note:
Nutmeg Award Nominee, Elementary, 2025.
Subject: Cats > Juvenile fiction.
Dogs > Juvenile fiction.
Letters > Juvenile fiction.
Cats > Fiction.
Dogs > Fiction.
Letters > Fiction.
Humorous stories.
Genre: Readers (Primary)
Readers (Publications)
Humorous fiction.

Available copies

  • 28 of 58 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 3 copies available at Edith Wheeler Memorial Library - Monroe.


  • 1 current hold with 58 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Edith Wheeler Memorial Library - Monroe J FIC BUT (Text) 34026152450677 Juvenile Fiction Checked out 07/11/2024
Edith Wheeler Memorial Library - Monroe J NUTMEG BUT (Text) 34026155512804 Juvenile Nutmeg Checked out 07/09/2024
Edith Wheeler Memorial Library - Monroe J NUTMEG BUT (Text) 34026155512846 Juvenile Nutmeg Available -


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