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Samuels, Barbara
New York : DK Ink 2000
IL K-3, RL 2.8
ISBN 0789425084
Dolores is very sure of her cat Duncan. When she hears about the Meow Munchies contest, she immediately signs up her cat for the contest. Dolores is so determined to win that she is SURE she will win. She begins to plan her trip to Hawaii, the contest prize. Dolores practices her snorkeling in the bathtub; she tells anyone who will listen that Duncan will surely win. Then the final day of the contest comes. She is sure the phone call will come announcing her as the winner! She waits and waits. Will she be the winner? Does she get to travel to Hawaii? Read this book and find out!  (Jeannie Bellavance for Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Awards)
SUBJECTS:     Contests -- Fiction.
                        Cats -- Fiction.
                        Hawaii -- Fiction.


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