KeeKee’s Big Adventures in Paris, France

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KeeKee is the adventurous calico kitty who travels the world in her hot air balloon. Her first stop? Ooh là là! It’s Paris, France!

Join KeeKee as she explores the sights, sounds, and – yum yum! – tastes of this beautiful and historic city. Young readers will share KeeKee’s delight as she makes new friends, discovers exciting places, and immerses herself in the fascinating French culture. And, they’ll have fun with the kid-friendly pronunciation guide and glossary in the back of the book, along with a unique and charmingly illustrated map of Paris.

KeeKee’s Big Adventures sparks curiosity and inspires appreciation for our great big wonderful world!

KeeKee’s Big Adventures in Paris, France won Silver in the Independent Book Publishers Association’s 2014 Benjamin Franklin Awards for Best First Book (Children’s/Young Adult).

KeeKee’s Big Adventures in Paris, France received a Mom’s Choice Award® Gold in Autumn 2013.

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Title Specifics

Title: KeeKee’s Big Adventures in Paris, France
Author: Shannon Jones
Illustrator: Casey Uhelski
Category: Children’s Picture Book
ISBN 10: 0-9886341-0-4
ISBN 13: 978-0-9886341-0-7
LCCN: 2013902059
Format: Hardback (with jacket)
Pubished: March 25, 2013
Pages: 40
Price: $16.99 US | $18.99 CAN | £11.99 UK | €12.99 EUR
Trim: 10.1 x 8.1 x 0.5 inches
Published by: Calithumpian Press

LCCN/Publisher’s Cataloging in Publication Info

Publisher’s Cataloging-in-Publication (Provided by Quality Books, Inc.)

Jones, Shannon.
KeeKee’s big adventures in Paris, France / story by Shannon Jones ; illustrations by Casey Uhelski.
p. cm.
LCCN 2013902059
SUMMARY: In this picture book, a calico kitten travels the world in a hot air balloon and lands in Paris, France. She immerses herself in the local language, geography, culture, history, food and traditions and takes her readers along with her. The last two pages are a glossary of French words and a map depicting the kitten’s travel route.

Audience: Ages 4-7.

ISBN 978-0-9886341-0-7

1. Kittens–Juvenile fiction.
2. Paris (France)–Description and travel–Juvenile fiction.
[1. Cats– Fiction. 2. Paris (France)–Description and travel–Fiction.]

I. Uhelski, Casey, ill. II. Title.
PZ7.J7263Kee 2013 [E] QBI13-600042