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Read online The Cricket in Times Square.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Cricket in Times Square One night the sounds of New York City the rumbling of subway trains thrumming of automobile tires hooting of horns howling of brakes and the babbling of voices is interrupted by a sound that even Tucker Mouse a jaded inhabitant of Times Square has never heard before Mario the son of Mama and Papa Bellini proprietors of the subway station newsstand had only heard the sound once What was this new strangely musical chirping None other than the mellifluous leg rubbing of the somewhat disoriented Chester Cricket from Connecticut Attracted by the irresistible smell of liverwurst Chester had foolishly jumped into the picnic basket of some unsuspecting New Yorkers on a junket to the country Despite the insect s wurst intentions he ends up in a pile of dirt in Times Square p Mario is elated to find Chester He begs his parents to let him keep the shiny insect in the newsstand assuring his bug fearing mother that crickets are harmless maybe even good luck What ensues is an altogether captivating spin on the city mouse country mouse story as Chester adjusts to the bustle of the big city Despite the cricket s comfortable matchbox bed with Kleenex sheets the fancy seven tiered pagoda cricket cage from Sai Fong s novelty shop tasty mulberry leaves the jolly company of Tucker Mouse and Harry Cat and even his new found fame as the most famous musician in New York City Chester begins to miss his peaceful life in the Connecticut countryside i The Cricket in Times Square i a Newbery Honor Book in is charmingly illustrated by the well loved Garth Williams and the tiniest details of this elegantly spun vividly told surprisingly suspenseful tale will stick with children for years and years Make sure this classic sits on the shelf of your favorite child right next to i The Wind in the Willows i i Ages to i p by George Selden, Garth Williams

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The Cricket in Times Square
Title:The Cricket in Times Square
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ISBN:0440228891
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Number of Pages:176
Category:Childrens, Fiction, Classics
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Illustrated in b amp w heroic Chester Cricket and fellow animal friends help save the kind old hermit from being evicted, Nostalgic for his country home Chester Cricket braves the busy city streets in search of a tree and finds a new friend in the process, No description available, Chester Cricket needs help That s the message John Robin carries into the Times Square subway station where Harry Cat and Tucker Mouse live Quickly Chester s good friends set off on the long hard journey to the Old Meadow where all is not well p p p Houses are creeping closer Bulldozers and construction are everywhere It looks like Chester and his friends home will be ruined and the children of the town won t have a place to play Harry Cat and Tucker Mouse are used to the city life Now they need to find a place to stay and good things to eat And most of all they must think of a plan a special plan to help their friends p