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Bad Kitty Scaredy-Cat

By Darienne Stewart, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 4+

Halloween alphabet book is a howlingly funny treat.

Book Nick Bruel Holiday 2016
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Nick Bruel's comically cantankerous cat is back with a laugh-out-loud story perfect for both building vocabularies and easing children's trick-or-treating jitters as Halloween night draws near. Bad Kitty Scaredy-Cat rips through four rounds of the alphabet, and each round is zanier than the last.

The ghoulish creatures look realistic at first, but even skittish kids will be drawn in by the energetic artwork, Kitty's freaked-out expressions, and the deliciously descriptive vocabulary. The next time the creatures appear, the tables are turned: Beneath those monstrous costumes are trick-or-treaters terrified by greedy Kitty. It's another gem in Bruel's popular Bad Kitty series.

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