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Jenny and the Cat Club a collection of favorite stories about Jenny Linsky by

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Published by New York Review Books in New York .
Written in English



  • New York (N.Y.)


  • Cats -- Fiction,
  • New York (N.Y.) -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction

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Jenny Linsky, a black cat who lives with Captain Tinker in New York City, has adventures with the neighborhood cats who belong to the Cat Club.

Edition Notes

Statementwritten and illustrated by Esther Averill.
SeriesNew York Review children"s collection
LC ClassificationsPZ7.A935 Je 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 160 p. :
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3678506M
ISBN 101590170474
LC Control Number2003019323

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