A Cat Called Scratch by Jonathan LongA Cat Called Scratch by Jonathan Long

A Cat Called Scratch

byJonathan LongIllustratorKorky Paul

Paperback | September 6, 2009

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Scratch the cat has never been so itchy. A flea has hopped into his fur and no matter how much he scratches he can't get rid of it! However, Scratch isn't easily defeated - he has some clever ideas in mind to evict the flea once and for all. But despite his drastic endeavours, includingvigorously vacuuming himself, a hideous haircut, and a trip to the carwash, the flea is determined to stay. Will Scratch ever be free of his lousy louse?This enormously entertaining text is the perfect outlet for Korky Paul's wonderful illustrations.
Jonathan Long was born in Birmingham, but spent his childhood in Nottingham. He gained a degree in English Literature at Cambridge University, and now lives in Hackney, London, where he works as a copywriter for an advertising agency. Korky Paul was born in Zimbabwe. He began his illustration career in Greece, working on a series...
Title:A Cat Called ScratchFormat:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 10.98 × 8.43 × 0 inPublished:September 6, 2009Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0192729004

ISBN - 13:9780192729002

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5

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"Korky Paul's contribution to children's books is very exciting. His work is crammed with humour and details, it's lively, full of movement and forces the reader to turn the page." --Books For Keeps