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Book review: Catkid

Author: Brian James
Main characters: Catkid, Catkid’s parents, Maddie, Maddie’s parents, Billy, Mrs Sparrow, Kendra, Preston, Oliva and Shelly.
A short summary: This book is about a girl who is half kid and half cat, so that she is called Catkid. One night she heard strange noises coming from the attic. She thought that her house was haunted. But no one believed her other than her friend. One day they made a plan to catch the ghost, but their plan failed. Her father took her up to the attic and she saw that it was nothing but a squirrel and its babies. At last she understood that her house was not haunted. Next morning in her class she wrote the story which happened for her assignment.
Book review submitted by: Archa Sagar, 7-B

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