Ugly Cat & Pablo by Isabel Quintero audiobook

Ugly Cat & Pablo

By Isabel Quintero
Read by Rogelio Ramos

Scholastic Inc 9780545940917
0.71 Hours 1
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Ugly Cat is dying for a paleta, or popsicle, and his friend Pablo is determined to help him get one by scaring a little girl who is enjoying a coconut paleta in the park. Things go horribly wrong when, instead of being scared, the little girl picks Pablo up and declares that he would make a great snack for her pet snake. Oh, and there’s also the small problem that Ugly Cat may have inadvertently swallowed Pablo in all the commotion! Ugly Cat and his impeccably dressed mouse friend, Pablo, are an unlikely and dynamic duo who will win young readers over with their ridiculously silly antics and their search for tasty treats.

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Summary

Summary

Ugly Cat is dying for a paleta, or popsicle, and his friend Pablo is determined to help him get one by scaring a little girl who is enjoying a coconut paleta in the park. Things go horribly wrong when, instead of being scared, the little girl picks Pablo up and declares that he would make a great snack for her pet snake. Oh, and there’s also the small problem that Ugly Cat may have inadvertently swallowed Pablo in all the commotion!

Ugly Cat and his impeccably dressed mouse friend, Pablo, are an unlikely and dynamic duo who will win young readers over with their ridiculously silly antics and their search for tasty treats.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Readers won’t soon forget Gabi…A fresh, authentic and honest exploration of contemporary Latina identity.” Kirkus Reviews (starred review) on Gabi, A Girl in Pieces
“Addresses a number of universal themes, from family relationships to sexual exploration. Gabi’s voice…is funny, smart, full of wonder, and brutally honest.” VOYA (starred review) on Gabi, A Girl in Pieces
“Quintero’s work ranks with Meg Medina’s Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass and Junot Diaz’s Drown as a coming-of-age novel with Latino protagonists.” School Library Journal (starred review) on Gabi, A Girl in Pieces
“Reading Quintero’s debut is like attending a large family fiesta: it’s overpopulated with people, noise, and emotion, but the overall effect is joyous.” Booklist (starred review) on Gabi, A Girl in Pieces
“Quintero’s first novel quickly establishes a strong voice and Mexican-American cultural perspective through the journal of intelligent, self-deprecating, and funny Gabi.” Publishers Weekly (starred review) on Gabi, A Girl in Pieces

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Author Bio: Isabel Quintero

Author Bio: Isabel Quintero

Isabel Quintero lives and writes in the Inland Empire of Southern California, where she was born and raised. Her debut novel, Gabi, A Girl in Pieces, was the recipient of five starred reviews and several awards, including the 2015 Morris YA Debut Award and the Tomás Rivera Mexican American Children’s Book Award. For fun she reads and writes, watches comedies, and eats paletas and chicharrónes every chance she gets. Her favorite paleta flavor? Pues coco, of course.

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Available Formats : CD
Category: Fiction/Humor
Runtime: 0.71
Audience: Children (8–12)
Language: English