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Rat Keeper, Cat Keeper

Rat Keeper, Cat Keeper
 

Meg's new stepfather, Mike, has given her cat to the animal refuge and Meg's mum doesn't seem to care. But Meg has a cunning plan to get Starry back, and it involves Ryan Stark, one of the meanest boys in school, and his pet rats.

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ISBN 9781442524477
Published 30 October 2009 by Pearson Education
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Sullivan, Jillian
Series Nitty Gritty Novels. Series I

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ISBN-13 9781442524477
ISBN-10 1442524472
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 7-15 working days
Publisher Pearson Education
Imprint Pearson Education New Zealand
Publication Date 30 October 2009
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Sullivan, Jillian
Series Nitty Gritty Novels. Series I
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Award Winning
Animal Stories
English Language Readers
AU, NZ & South Pacific Books
New Zealand & Related
Interest Age 4-12 years
Reading Age 4-12 years
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile;Primary & secondary/elementary & high school
Number of Pages 132
Dimensions Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Dewey Code 823.2
Catalogue Code 211560

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Mike had given Starry away, just as he said he would ... She didn't know how she would bear to sit at the table with him that night and mind her manners. She couldn't believe she had wished for him to come. A father at last, just like a real family ... Meg's new stepfather, Mike, has given her cat to the animal refuge and Meg's mum doesn't seem to care. It was cruelty to animals ... and children. Her mum says that Starry was nothing but trouble anyway, and besides Mike is allergic to cats. But Meg has a cunning plan to get Starry back, and it involves Ryan Stark, one of the meanest boys in school, and his pet rats. It's just too bad that Meg hates rats, with their glittering eyes, long, revolting whiskers and despicable bald-leather tails, almost as much as her mother does. But she has to get Starry back before they give her away, or worse ...

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

Awards Shortlisted for CLL Educational Publishing Awards: Best Book or Series in Primary Publishing 2010.

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Author's Bio

New Zealand author Jillian Sullivan writes fiction and non-fiction for children, teenagers and adults. Her work has been published for over twenty years and includes three novels, three collections of short stories and over sixty short stories for children and adults. Her work has won numerous awards both in New Zealand and internationally, including two Highlights Fiction Awards and a Highlights Author of the Month Award. She has previously contributed to the Nitty Gritty series with Silverstream (NG2) .

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