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I Hate My Cats (A Love Story): (Cat book for Kids, Picture Book about Pets) (Hardcover)

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By Davide Cali, Anna Pirolli (Illustrator)
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Staff Reviews

This might be a picture book, but its message is sure to appeal to people of all ages who share any part of their lives with a cat (or several), making it equally perfect for cat fanatics...and those who are more reluctant to give in to their charms. - Sarah

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Ginger is the weird one. She plays with peas, purrs at artichokes, and has a strange fondness for chicken (but only the neighbor's chicken). Then there's Fred. His greatest talent? Sleeping. Oh, and hiding. And when he's not hiding, he's conspiring with Ginger to destroy the house! Such is life with cats. . . can't live with 'em, can't live without 'em—if you love them, that is. And yet the question remains: Why are these captivating creatures so marvelously maddening?! From internationally bestselling author Davide Cali, this humorous picture book about a cat owner and his beguiling felines celebrates quirky cat companions, impurrfections and all.

About the Author

Davide Cali has published more than 40 books, including When an Elephant Falls in Love, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to School . . . , and I Didn't Do My Homework Because . . . , which has been translated into 21 languages. He lives in France and Italy.

Anna Pirolli is an illustrator living in Milan, Italy. This is her first book.

Praise For…

"A must-have for anyone who treasures those oh-so-complicated love-hate relationships." —School Library Journal

"Just about any human owned by a cat would appreciate this as a gift." -Kirkus Reviews, starred review

"A perfect encapsulation of the madness of cats, and those that love (or hate) them." —Booklist

Product Details
ISBN: 9781452165950
ISBN-10: 1452165955
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Publication Date: October 2nd, 2018
Pages: 44
Language: English