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At the drop of a cat  Cover Image Book Book

At the drop of a cat / written by Élise Fontenaille ; illustrations by Violeta Lópiz ; translated from French by Karin Snelson & Emilie Robert Wong.

Fontenaille, Élise, 1960- (author.). Snelson, Karin, (translator.). Robert Wong, Emilie, (translator.). Lópiz, Violeta, 1980- (illustrator.).


A six-year-old boy loves nothing more than spending time with Luis, his immigrant grandfather, who teaches the boy about birds, plants, and the natural world.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781592703821 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1592703828 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 30 cm
  • Edition: First English-language edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Enchanted Lion Books, 2023.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"First published in France as Les poings sur les îles. Original French edition copyright ©2011 by Éditions du Rouergue."
Target Audience Note:
Ages 3-12. Enchanted Lion Books.
Grades 2-3. Enchanted Lion Books.
Language Note:
In English, translated from the French.
Subject: Grandfathers > Fiction.
Immigrants > Fiction.
Birds > Fiction.
Plants > Fiction.
Genre: Nature fiction.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kenton County.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Erlanger Branch E FONTE E (Text) 33126025966387 Easy Available -

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