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The Cricket in Times Square


Author(s):George Selden
Illustrator(s):Garth Williams
Publisher(s): Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Year Published: 1960
Type: Hardcover
Genre: Cats
Nature – Insects
Age Range: Ages 7-9: Short Chapter Books
Pages: 151
This is an All-Time Great Children's Book (ATGCB)
ISBN-10: 0440415632
LCCN: 60012640
Award(s): Newbery Honor Book (1961)


The adventures of a country cricket who unintentionally arrives in New York and is befriended by Tucker Mouse and Harry Cat.

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