Whatever the species, your new companion animal needs your help — and these interactive books will have you smiling as you comply.
Who’s that, curled in a ball? Call out his name to wake him! Now turn the page and see him give a big stretch, waiting for you to pat him. Purr, purr, purr. Aww. But what’s that? Fleas! Quick, squish them with your finger! As this pampered cat’s day progresses, readers will have their hands full, acting as umbrella and towel and even clapping their hands loudly to save a bird . . . oh no!
The straightforward plotlines and simply rendered illustrations just might encourage kids to imagine, verbalize, and draw additional scenarios for these charismatic critters…these two fun, participatory picture books will be good practice for would-be pet owners. —School Library Journal
This book will act like catnip for feline fans. —Booklist Online