Books by Marilyn Helmer

Released: Sept. 1, 1999

"A crafty introduction to kismet, and a nice story to boot. (Picture book. 3-7)"
After a very slow start, Helmer's story of two grumps finding one another comes to a gratifying conclusion. Mr. McGratt has his problems, but when it comes to the ornery cat that arrives one day and won't leave, he becomes angry, bellowing, "Scat! Read full book review >
FOG CAT by Marilyn Helmer
Released: March 1, 1999

"Helmer's story is moving, but never cloying; the watercolor greens and blues of Mombourquette's palette wash the beaches with mist. (Picture book. 5-8)"
An evocative tale about a cat that appears and vanishes into the seaside fog, depending on the season. Read full book review >