The Cat Wants Custard


Written by P Crumble
Illustrated by Lucinda Gifford
Published by Scholastic Australia
Hardback: February 2016
Paperback: November 2016
ISBN: 9781407174105



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** Shortlisted, 2017 West Australian Young Readers’ Book Award for Picture Books
** Notable Book, 2017 Children’s Book Council Book of the Year Awards

In this hilarious picture book — that will appeal to adults just as much as kids — we meet a cat who just can’t get his human to understand what he wants, no matter how hard he tries.
Anouska Jones, www.kids-bookreview.com

This is Kevin the cat’s story, and he communicates in thought bubbles which are spread across each page, accompanied by fantastic illustrations which really capture Kevin’s emotions through his facial expressions and body language … the story is genuinely funny and is just the thing for an end-of-the-day story session which will send students home with a smile on their dial!
Kay Oddone, readingtime.com.au

Ah Kevin – this is his first book and here are a couple of internals:

From THE CAT WANTS CUSTARD by P Crumble and Lucinda Gifford First published by Scholastic Australia, a division of Scholastic Australia Pty Limited, 2016 Reproduced by permission of Scholastic Australia Pty Limited

From THE CAT WANTS CUSTARD by P Crumble and Lucinda Gifford
First published by Scholastic Australia, a division of Scholastic Australia Pty Limited, 2016
Reproduced by permission of Scholastic Australia Pty Limited

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