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Here Comes Teacher Cat

By Regan McMahon, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 3+

Funny sub teacher tale shows classroom routines in fun way.

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This fresh twist on a back-to-school book shows readers classroom routines through the reluctant but good-hearted Cat, who talks with signs. The interplay between unseen narrator and substitute teacher Cat fuel the humor, and Claudia Rueda's adorable, deadpan illustrations carry the simple story. This is as charming as the other books in the series and highly relatable in its school setting.

There's also a nice message about helping others in need, especially when they've helped you in the past. Showing Ms. Melba return to class wearing a cone from the vet is a sweet, funny touch.

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