Jenny's Moonlight Adventure (Jenny's Cat Club)

4.3 avg rating
( 217 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781590171608: Jenny's Moonlight Adventure (Jenny's Cat Club)
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

At nine o'clock The Cat Club will convene to celebrate this wondrous Halloween night in Jenny's Moonlight Adventure. All the cats, from twins Romulus and Remus through to the wise Solomon, have been looking forward to this evening. The high point of the party is to be the nose flute performance by the Persian cat Madame Butterfly, but she has hurt herself, cannot leave her house, and has lost her instrument. The flute is found in a pile of autumn leaves but there's still the problem of how to return the flute to its beautiful Persian owner. Jenny comes up with a very adventurous plan. After all, Halloween is "her" night. But will she pull it off?

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Esther Averill (1902-1992) began her career as a storyteller drawing cartoons for her local newspaper. After graduating from Vassar College in 1923, she moved first to New York City and then to Paris, where she founded her own publishing company. The Domino Press introduced American readers to artists from all over the world, including Feodor Rojankovsky, who later won a Caldecott Award. In 1941, Esther Averill returned to the United States and found a job in the New York Public Library while continuing her work as a publisher. She wrote her first book about the red-scarfed, mild-mannered cat Jenny Linsky in 1944, modeling its heroine on her own shy cat. Esther Averill would eventually write twelve more tales about Miss Linsky and her friends (including the I Can Read Book, The Fire Cat), each of which was eagerly awaited by children all over the United States (and their parents, too).

Review:

"Jenny must figure out how to save the Halloween celebrations for The Cat Club when Madame Butterfly, whose performance is always the highlight of the party, loses her nose flute. Delightful tale for any age, any time of year." —Patricia Whitbeck, The Golden Notebook Bookstore, in Booksense

"I think these books about Jenny, the black Greenwich Village cat, are delightful, and the fourth in the series which started with The Cat Club is again good fantasy, and an amusing story of how timid Jenny found she had courage to help a friend." —Kirkus Reviews

"Told with the same mingling of gentle fun and fantasy, the same precision of prose, which has distinguished the other stories in this series." —The New York Times

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 14.00
US$ 9.68

Convert currency

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, rates & speeds

Add to Basket

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9780553153286: Jenny's Moonlight Adventure

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  0553153285 ISBN 13:  9780553153286
Publisher: Bantam Books, 1982
Softcover

9780060202668: Jenny's Moonlight Adventure

Harper..., 1949
Hardcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Esther Averill
Published by The New York Review of Books, Inc, United States (2005)
ISBN 10: 1590171608 ISBN 13: 9781590171608
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description The New York Review of Books, Inc, United States, 2005. Paperback. Condition: New. Main. Language: English. Brand new Book. At nine o'clock The Cat Club will convene to celebrate this wondrous Halloween night in Jenny's Moonlight Adventure. All the cats, from twins Romulus and Remus through to the wise Solomon, have been looking forward to this evening. The high point of the party is to be the nose flute performance by the Persian cat Madame Butterfly, but she has hurt herself, cannot leave her house, and has lost her instrument. The flute is found in a pile of autumn leaves but there's still the problem of how to return the flute to its beautiful Persian owner. Jenny comes up with a very adventurous plan. After all, Halloween is "her" night. But will she pull it off?. Seller Inventory # AA99781590171608

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 9.68
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Esther Averill
Published by The New York Review of Books, Inc, United States (2005)
ISBN 10: 1590171608 ISBN 13: 9781590171608
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Book Depository International
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description The New York Review of Books, Inc, United States, 2005. Paperback. Condition: New. Main. Language: English. Brand new Book. At nine o'clock The Cat Club will convene to celebrate this wondrous Halloween night in Jenny's Moonlight Adventure. All the cats, from twins Romulus and Remus through to the wise Solomon, have been looking forward to this evening. The high point of the party is to be the nose flute performance by the Persian cat Madame Butterfly, but she has hurt herself, cannot leave her house, and has lost her instrument. The flute is found in a pile of autumn leaves but there's still the problem of how to return the flute to its beautiful Persian owner. Jenny comes up with a very adventurous plan. After all, Halloween is "her" night. But will she pull it off?. Seller Inventory # AA99781590171608

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 10.98
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

Averill, Esther
Published by NYR Children's Collection
ISBN 10: 1590171608 ISBN 13: 9781590171608
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Gulf Coast Books
(Memphis, TN, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description NYR Children's Collection. Hardcover. Condition: New. 1590171608 Ships from Tennessee, usually the same or next day. Seller Inventory # Z1590171608ZN

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 10.99
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

4.

Averill, Esther
ISBN 10: 1590171608 ISBN 13: 9781590171608
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2005. HRD. Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Seller Inventory # VR-9781590171608

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 7.01
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

5.

Esther Averill
Published by NYR Children's Collection (2005)
ISBN 10: 1590171608 ISBN 13: 9781590171608
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Murray Media
(NORTH MIAMI BEACH, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description NYR Children's Collection, 2005. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # 1590171608

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 11.65
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

6.

AVERILL, ESTHER
Published by Penguin Random House
ISBN 10: 1590171608 ISBN 13: 9781590171608
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Random House. Condition: New. Brand New. Seller Inventory # 1590171608

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 8.14
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.60
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

7.

Averill, Esther
Published by NYR Children's Collection
ISBN 10: 1590171608 ISBN 13: 9781590171608
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
BookShop4U
(PHILADELPHIA, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description NYR Children's Collection. Hardcover. Condition: New. 1590171608. Seller Inventory # Z1590171608ZN

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 12.18
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

8.

Averill, Esther
Published by NYR Children's Collection
ISBN 10: 1590171608 ISBN 13: 9781590171608
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Vital Products COM LLC
(Southampton, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description NYR Children's Collection. Hardcover. Condition: New. 1590171608. Seller Inventory # Z1590171608ZN

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 12.18
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

9.

Averill, Esther
Published by NYR Children's Collection
ISBN 10: 1590171608 ISBN 13: 9781590171608
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Bookhouse COM LLC
(Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description NYR Children's Collection. Hardcover. Condition: New. 1590171608. Seller Inventory # Z1590171608ZN

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 12.18
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

10.

Averill, Esther
Published by NYR Children's Collection
ISBN 10: 1590171608 ISBN 13: 9781590171608
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Best Bates
(Bensalem, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description NYR Children's Collection. Hardcover. Condition: New. 1590171608. Seller Inventory # Z1590171608ZN

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 12.18
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book