Bad Kitty vs Uncle Murray by Nick Bruel

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Kitty’s owners are taking a week off and leaving Kitty and Puppy at home. So who’s going to watch them? Good ol’ Uncle Murray, star of the Fun Facts feature of previous Kitty books—the guy you thought knew everything about cats. Think again! It isn’t long before Uncle Murray is driven to near madness by shenanigans of epic proportions.


 

About Nick Bruel

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Nick Bruel is the author and illustrator of New York Times bestseller Boing! and the Bad Kitty books, among others. He is a freelance illustrator and cartoonist, and during his down time, he collects PEZ dispensers and grows tomatoes in the backyard. He lives in Tarrytown, NY with his wife Carina and their lovely cat Esmerelda.
 
Published May 10, 2011 by Roaring Brook Press. 176 pages
Genres: Humor & Entertainment, Nature & Wildlife, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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Bad Kitty’s human gives her a truly hideous gift, and Bad Kitty has a major freakout until a special guest calms her down.

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So she perpetrates an alphabet of badness, from “Ate my homework” to “Zeroing the zinnias.” Then her loving family returns from the grocery with an alphabet of great kitty food, anchovies to zebra ziti—some of it silly, but she’s excited enough to reform and perform an alphabet of gracious action...

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Though the rhyming text is humorous, the kindly woman also makes some gentle comments about the important aspects of celebrating Christmas with family, and her kindness is repaid when Bad Kitty takes her home for Christmas.

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When Baby gets hurt during a Bad Kitty/Poor Puppy screaming-hissing-howling chase, Bad Kitty's owners send the two pets to school.

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It’s not that cats have a difficult relationship with baths...CATS HATE BATHS!” This helpful book gives readers instructions on how to give Kitty a bath when there are simply no other options.

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Bruel’s fourth long-form tale of Bad Kitty (Bad Kitty vs.

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Waking from a dream of Pussycat Paradise, Bad Kitty learns her humans are going on a trip.

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Waking from a dream of Pussycat Paradise, Bad Kitty learns her humans are going on a trip.

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