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Splat the Cat: Funny Valentine (Splat the Cat)

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Publisher Comments:

It's Valentine's Day, and Splat and his friends want to give Mrs. Wimpydimple something special. Lift the flaps to find out what—and reveal hidden holiday surprises!

Review:

"'Don't forget to bring in something for your special valentine,' Mrs. Wimpydimple reminds Splat's class in this lift-the-flap holiday tale. Instead of panicking, the typically anxious cat draws up a quick solution. Scotton builds suspense through the book's many flaps: in one scene, the door to Splat's clubhouse swings open to reveal his friends Kitten and Spike arriving with a gargantuan box of supplies. The project remains a mystery as Kitten sews a 'mouse-sized costume' behind a sewing basket — shaped flap, and Splat, concealed by a pile of crumpled paper, works on rhymes. With all the buildup, the reveal of Splat's red valentine surprise is anticlimactic; since its recipient is Mrs. Wimpydimple, however, the book is a natural gift choice for a child's teacher. Ages 4 — 8." Publishers Weekly Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved.

About the Author

Rob Scotton is the bestselling author and illustrator of Splat the Cat; Love, Splat; Merry Christmas, Splat; Scaredy-Cat, Splat!; Russell the Sheep; Russell and the Lost Treasure; and Russells Christmas Magic. His work can also be found on greeting cards, ceramics, textiles, prints, stationery, and glassware. An honors graduate of Leicester Polytechnic, Rob now lives in Rutland, England, with his wife, Liz, who is also an artist.

Rob Scotton is the bestselling author and illustrator of Splat the Cat; Love, Splat; Merry Christmas, Splat; Scaredy-Cat, Splat!; Russell the Sheep; Russell and the Lost Treasure; and Russells Christmas Magic. His work can also be found on greeting cards, ceramics, textiles, prints, stationery, and glassware. An honors graduate of Leicester Polytechnic, Rob now lives in Rutland, England, with his wife, Liz, who is also an artist.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780061978623
Author:
Scotton, Rob
Publisher:
HarperFestival
Subject:
Animals - Cats
Subject:
Children s Animals-Animal Stories-Cats
Subject:
Children s-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Merchandise
Series:
Splat the Cat
Publication Date:
20121131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from P up to 1
Language:
English
Pages:
16
Dimensions:
8 x 8 in 5.12 oz
Age Level:
from 2 up to 6

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"Publishers Weekly Review" by , "'Don't forget to bring in something for your special valentine,' Mrs. Wimpydimple reminds Splat's class in this lift-the-flap holiday tale. Instead of panicking, the typically anxious cat draws up a quick solution. Scotton builds suspense through the book's many flaps: in one scene, the door to Splat's clubhouse swings open to reveal his friends Kitten and Spike arriving with a gargantuan box of supplies. The project remains a mystery as Kitten sews a 'mouse-sized costume' behind a sewing basket — shaped flap, and Splat, concealed by a pile of crumpled paper, works on rhymes. With all the buildup, the reveal of Splat's red valentine surprise is anticlimactic; since its recipient is Mrs. Wimpydimple, however, the book is a natural gift choice for a child's teacher. Ages 4 — 8." Publishers Weekly Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved.
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