Tabby McTat

Tabby McTat

4.11 (2,176 ratings by Goodreads)
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4.11 (2,176 ratings by Goodreads)

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The heart-warming picture book from the number one bestselling
author and illustrator of The Gruffalo, Stick Man
and Zog.
"Me, you and the old guitar.

How perfectly, perfectly happy we are.

MEEE-EW and the old guitar.

How PURRRR-fectly happy we are!"

Tabby McTat is purr-fectly happy, singing along all day with Fred
the busker.

But when Fred gives chase to a thief, the two are separated.

Will they ever find each other again?

Shiny foil highlights on the cover makes this a special gift
for toddlers

A heartwarming and charming story from the UK's number one picture
book author and illustrator

Perfect read-aloud rhyming text and stunning pictures on every
page with lots of details to spot

Friendship and loyalty are at the heart of this story

Perfect for cat lovers!

From the creators of The Gruffalo, Stick Man and Zog,
which have all been made into animated films

The Smeds and the Smoos is on BBC One at Christmas
with voice artists including Bill Bailey (comedian and
Strictly winner), Adjoa Andoh (Bridgerton), Sally Hawkins (Paddington
movies) and Rob Brydon (Gavin and Stacey).

Look out for The Baddies the wickedly funny new
picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.

Praise for Tabby McTat:

'Absolutely purr-fect' The Times

'Scheffler's detailed drawings have an optimistic allure and Donaldson's
soothing rhymes make this perfect for bedtime' Daily Telegraph

'It has the same old fashioned, long-lasting magic as Mary Poppins;
and it's also absolutely accurate about the real nature of cats'
The Times

'Donaldson's lovely bounding rhymes make Tabby McTat a pleasure to
read out loud to children of three or four and up. Scheffler's
richly detailed illustrations are warm and witty' FT

'Donaldson's rhythmic text carries the reader through this urban
fairytale of friendship, singing - and kittens' Yorkshire Post
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Product details

  • 0-5
  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 225 x 279 x 4mm | 200g
  • Alison Green Books
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • With numerous col. ill.
  • 9781407170701
  • 697

About Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler, geboren 1957 in Hamburg, Grafikstudium an der Bath Acadamy of Art in England, lebt als Illustrator mit seiner Familie in London. Er veröffentlichte zahlreiche Buchillustrationen, hauptsächlich für Kinder, zeichnet aber auch für Zeitungen und Zeitschriften und gehört heute zu den national und international bedeutendstem Kinderbuchillustratoren.

Julia Donaldson, geb. 1948 in London, arbeitete als Lektorin, Journalistin und Lehrerin. Heute lebt sie als freie Schriftstellerin mit ihrer Familie in Glasgow. 2011 wurde Julia Donaldson mit dem 'Children's Laureate 2011 - 2013' ausgezeichnet.
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Rating details

2,176 ratings
4.11 out of 5 stars
5 42% (923)
4 33% (713)
3 19% (420)
2 5% (100)
1 1% (20)
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