A top selected or recommended title by the Kansas State Reading Circle Commission.
Author: Katherine APPLEGATE
Publisher: Feiwel & Friends
Year Reviewed:: 2016
Review: Young Jackson has to deal with larger-than-life issues like hunger, poverty, and homelessness. At the height of his difficulty, his imaginary, mischievous cat Crenshaw appears to help Jackson work through the hunger and vulnerability. A beautiful, moving story of friendship, this tale gives voice to many children who live with hidden stresses and a driving need for stability.