Synopses & Reviews
A rhyming, cat-counting extravaganza, ending with a big surprise!
"I have one cat,
A fat cat, a fun cat.
I have one cat . . .
My sister has two."
Young readers will chuckle with delight as they count the cats on each rhyming page—then, in both words and numerals, add their accumulated numbers at the end of the book.
This rhyming, cat-counting extravaganza allows youngsters to count the cats in both words and numerals and follow the book to the end for a big surprise. Full color.
About the Author
Betsy Lewin has illustrated more than fifty books for children, some of which she wrote as well. Among her work is the successful Dumpy La Rue, written by Elizabeth Winthrop, and the popular A Houseful of Christmas, written by Barbara Joosse. Ms. Lewin is the illustrator of the Caldecott Honor Book Click, Clack, Moo written by Doreen Cronin. Cat Count was originally published in 1981 with black-and-white illustrations. Between trips to exotic places to do research for their books, Betsy Lewin and her husband, artist Ted Lewin, live in Brooklyn, New York.