|aThe underneath / |cKathi Appelt ; illustrated by David Small.
|a1st pbk. ed.
|aNew York : |bAtheneum Books for Young Readers, |c2010
|a320 p. : |bill. ; |c21 cm.
|aIncludes an excerpt from: Kepper.
|aAn old hound that has been chained up at his hateful owner's run-down shack, and two kittens born underneath the house, endure separation, danger, and many other tribulations in their quest to be reunited and free.