Paws and Whiskers

Jacqueline Wilson, Philip Pullman, Malorie Blackman, Patrick Ness. The ultimate pet story anthology. The greatest children’s authors in existence, celebrating animals. Fiction with the purest pedigree. A brand new story by Jacqueline Wilson, called Leonie’s Pet Cat. Extracts from treasured classics. Stories from today’s top writers, like Anne Fine and Patrick Ness. Plus personal new pieces from Michael Morpurgo, Philip Pullman and Malorie Blackman, talking about their own pets. One last thing: this book raises money for the Battersea Dogs and Cats Home. We can’t wait to get our paws on it.

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  • okay

    I have just started to read this book and it is brilliant.

    5 September 2016

  • loved it

    I love this book because its about cats and dogs. Other people must read this book.

    3 March 2016

  • loved it

    I have borrowed this book from the library and I especially like the story called Varjak Paw in it. I also loved reading leonie’s pet cat because It’s a family book that anyone can read. I would really recomend it to you.

    31 December 2015

  • a child i love reading and it is my personal a top 10

    24 November 2015

  • liked it

    i think paws and whiskers was a great book it had many stories about cat and dogs and even a part about authors pets. from classics to modern stories written specially for the book. although the stories were quite long and it took me two whole weeks to read

    7 April 2015

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  • Jacqueline wilson t 76

    Jacqueline Wilson

    Former Children’s Laureate Jacqueline Wilson is one of the UK’s best-known living children’s authors.


    Jacqueline has won loads of awards, including the prestigious Children’s Laureate 2005-2007, two British Book Awards Children’s Books of the Year for Girls in Tears and The Illustrated Mum, and the Guardian prize for The Illustrated Mum. In a poll to find the Nation’s Favourite Children’s Book Double Act was voted 10th and was the only contemporary title in the top ten.

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