This delightful book for young readers aged 4-8 helps children (and their parents) understand how to interact with a cat. Wendy Wahman’s charming, whimsical, brightly colored illustrations accompany sound advice and will teach cat-loving kids some new facts, and perhaps empower nervous kids to make new feline friends.
What does a cat want in a best friend? Someone who knows just where to scratch. Someone who can read the many moods of a cat’s tail. Someone who knows when to play, and when to stay away.
My absolute favorite part of the book is this:
“I’d send a kiss with my eyes by blinking slowly…and hope I got one back.”
This book is purrfect for kids who are about to adopt a cat or meet a cat for the first time – especially for the overeager ones!
Check out this cute video about A Cat Like That:
Wendy Wahman has won many awards for illustration, but her greatest joy is loving the two-, three-, and four-legged animals she has known. She is also the author of Don’t Lick the Dog: Making Friends with Dogs. She lives in Washington State. You can learn more about Wendy and her work on her website.
This book was sent to me by the publisher.