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Where's the Party?

by Ruth Chan

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Georgie the cat loved parties - he loved having all of his friends over, offering them delicious treats (especially cake!), and showing them a good time. So when his birthday came along, he thought it the ideal time to host the biggest bash ever. Unfortunately, his plans hit a snag when all of his friends, from Feta the dog to Lester the rat, seemed unable to attend. Dispirited after a day of issuing unsuccessful invitations, Georgie returned home, only to discover that his friends had a surprise in store for him...

This debut picture-book from author/illustrator Ruth Chan is absolutely adorable, featuring a sweet and heartwarming tale of friendship and birthday parties, and charming artwork that captures its feline hero's emotional ups and downs. I enjoyed the humor here, especially the various excuses given by Georgie's friends to get out of attending his party - one needs to fold socks, while another can't make it because the sidewalk is on the wrong side - and although I knew just where the story was leading, still enjoyed getting there. Recommended to anyone looking for entertaining stories for younger children - I myself am pleased that this is just the first of Georgie's stories! ( )
  AbigailAdams26 | Apr 22, 2016 |
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Georgie the cat loves throwing parties for his friends. All his parties have balloons, lights, delicious cake, and most importantly, everyone has an unforgettable time.

One day, Georgie decides to throw the ultimate bash, so he puts on his party hat and races through the city to invite his best buds... "who are all too busy to come." But Georgie soon learns that you can always count on your friends to be there for you... and sometimes they might even bring cake!

With a heartwarming story and adorable art, this irresistibly charming picture book debut invites readers to meet Georgie and Friends and find the answer to the most important question of the day: "Where's the Party?"
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Georgie the cat loves to throw parties but this time, not one of his friends can come.

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