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Mary Calhoun

Author of Hot-Air Henry

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Mary Calhoun was born on August 3, 1926 in Keokuk, Iowa. She received a bachelor of arts degree in journalism from the University of Iowa. She worked at the Omaha World Herald before marrying fellow journalist Frank Calhoun. Her first book, Making the Mississippi Shout, was published in 1957. She wrote more than 50 children's books during her lifetime including the Katie John series, Julie's Tree, Henry the Sailor Cat, and Cross-Country Cat. She died on October 27, 2015 at the age of 89. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Hot-Air Henry 292 copies, 5 reviews
Katie John 266 copies, 5 reviews
Cross-Country Cat 248 copies, 6 reviews
Honestly, Katie John 207 copies, 4 reviews
Depend on Katie John 141 copies, 5 reviews
A Shepherd's Gift 117 copies, 1 review
The House of Thirty Cats 113 copies, 2 reviews
The Witch of Hissing Hill 94 copies, 2 reviews
Henry the Sailor Cat 88 copies, 1 review
Katie John and Heathcliff 57 copies, 1 review
High-Wire Henry 55 copies, 1 review
Euphonia and the Flood 54 copies, 2 reviews
Wobble, the Witch Cat 43 copies, 1 review
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