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4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 4.00 (211 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Cynthia Rylant Narrator: John McDonough Publisher: Recorded Books, LLC Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Related: The Mr. Putter & Tabby Series Release Date: November 2017 ISBN: 9781440717048
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Newbery medal-winner and recipient of the Theodor Seuss Geisel Award, Cynthia Rylant instills gentle humor into this cozy read. When Mr. Putter goes outside without a hat on, he catches a cold. Tabby tries to make Mr. Putter feel better, but “colds aren’t so much fun when you’re old.” Yet his neighbor Mrs. Teaberry and her dog Zeke know just the thing to help Mr. Putter recover.

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Listener Opinions

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Schmobes | 11/16/2013

    " Mr. Putter and Tabby do not disappoint. Great level 3. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Amy | 7/21/2013

    " This Mr. Putter & Tabby book elicited several "awwws" from my niece. Really a sweet book, and Mrs. Teaberry's good dog Zeke is just unbearably cute in this one! Wonderful heartwarming story! "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Joy | 6/26/2013

    " I want a neighbor like Mr. Putter has in Mrs. Teaberry. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Dree | 4/9/2013

    " Not the best of the series, but still so sweet with fabulous illustrations. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Sarah | 1/21/2013

    " I like the Mr. Putter books. They are fun to read to children, as well as being a great beginner reader. This book follows the pattern of all the Mr. Putters and would be a great book to read to a child who has a cold or is home sick. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 John | 6/12/2012

    " Fun. Not quite as good as some others in the series. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Alex Lawrence | 4/4/2012

    " These were the most fun books that i read when i came from Ukraine because they were fun and chalanging for me at that time. I remember reading 25 a week of these books. I probobly read at least a hundred or more. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Amber Pangburn | 3/5/2012

    " This is about a man who got a cold and he didn't have any friends. His neighbor then helped by having the dog bring over soup and a comic book. I would use this in a classroom to help teach the students to help their neighbors. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Horace Mann Family Reading Challenge | 1/9/2012

    " I like reading all these books about Mr. Putter. J.C. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Dolly | 11/6/2011

    " We love Cynthia Rylant's stories and the Mr. Putter and Tabby series is a fun one. We enjoyed this tale and thought it was hilarious that Zeke was the messenger, bringing soup and tea and comfort to Mr. Putter. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Rowlak5 | 7/29/2011

    " This is a great series for 1st and 2nd grade readers. Great stories and illustrations. This one, in particular, is a standout to me because of Zeke the dog and Mr. Putter's fond memories including adventure books helping him feel better through a cold. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Christy | 2/3/2011

    " For use in schools and libraries only. When Mr. Putter catches a cold, his friend Mrs. Teaberry sends over some special treats to help him feel better. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Renee' LaViness | 10/12/2010

    " The kids at our grandson's school just loved hearing this book, when I read it. They laughed and otherwise became involved in the story. It was a very enjoyable interactive book. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Dolly | 9/22/2010

    " We love Cynthia Rylant's stories and the Mr. Putter and Tabby series is a fun one. We enjoyed this tale and thought it was hilarious that Zeke was the messenger, bringing soup and tea and comfort to Mr. Putter. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Dree | 2/22/2010

    " Not the best of the series, but still so sweet with fabulous illustrations. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Schmobes | 2/8/2010

    " Mr. Putter and Tabby do not disappoint. Great level 3. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Joy | 10/13/2009

    " I want a neighbor like Mr. Putter has in Mrs. Teaberry. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 John | 1/17/2009

    " Fun. Not quite as good as some others in the series. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Sarah | 12/19/2008

    " I like the Mr. Putter books. They are fun to read to children, as well as being a great beginner reader. This book follows the pattern of all the Mr. Putters and would be a great book to read to a child who has a cold or is home sick. "

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About the Author
Author Cynthia Rylant

Cynthia Rylant is the author of more than one hundred books for young people, including the beloved Henry and Mudge series. Her novel Missing May received the Newbery Medal in 1993 and A Fine White Dust won a Newbery Honor; she is also the author of two Caldecott Honor–wining picture books. Some of her other notable works include the Annie and Snowball series, the Poppleton series, the novel The Islander, and a number of other poetry books and story collections. She lives in Lake Oswego, Oregon.

About the Narrator

John McDonough, one of AudioFile magazine’s Golden Voices, has narrated dozens of audiobooks, and won eleven Earphones Awards. He is known for his narrations of children’s books, including Robert McCloskey’s Centerburg Tales and Albert Marrin’s Commander-in-Chief Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War. Outside of his audiobook work, he has starred in a revival of Captain Kangaroo on the Fox Network.