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Bathe the Cat - Cover
Bathe the Cat
Alice B. McGinty, Chronicle Kids 0
Two Dads try frantically (and oh so funnily) to get their three children to help clean the house for Grandma. Silliness and confused directions just keep making the mess even messier! A joyful book about a multi racial, Gay, family (with a loving Grandma arriving at the end).

Ages: Play Years (2-4), Transition (4-5), Young School Age (5-8)
Languages: English
Book Types: Story Book
Identity Groups: Adoptive/Foster, Gay/Lesbian, Non-Stereotypical Males, African American, Bi-Racial, Latino American, White/Euro-American
Strands: Knowledge of Self & Connection to Others, Joy in Diversity, Imagination & Playfulness