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Paws and Whiskers
by Jacqueline Wilson

RRP €9.95

Paws and Whiskers
by Author Name Jacqueline Wilson

Book details for title
List Price:9.95
Format: Paperback, 198 x 129mm, 256pp
Publication date: 01 Jan 2015
Publisher: Corgi Childrens
ISBN-13: 9780552570862

Description

This special anthology features the very best stories about cats and dogs from the world of children's literature, chosen by bestselling author and Battersea Cats and Dogs Home patron Jacqueline Wilson. It includes a brand new story by Jacqueline herself, Leonie's Pet Cat, as well as extracts from treasured classics such as The Hundred and One Dalmatians by Dodie Smith and Gobbolino the Witch's Cat by Ursula Moray Williams, and from modern favourite writers such as Anne Fine and Patrick Ness. The book also features personal new pieces from many authors about their own treasured pets, with contributions from Michael Morpurgo, Philip Pullman, Malorie Blackman and more. This is a collection to enjoy and share for many years. For every copy sold, a significant donation will be made to Battersea Cats and Dogs Home.

Reviews

"A wonderful anthology" The Times "A must-see on young animal lovers' bookshelves. Jacqueline has chosen over thirty stories from writers including Michael Morpurgo and Enid Blyton - and best of all, there's a brand-new story from our favourite author hersefl" Paws "Tales of children and their trusty pets have been freshened up for a new century, often with a gritty edge" Daily Telegraph "Wonderful tales ... [A] purrfect pet anthology" Daily Record