Mr Pusskins by Sam Lloyd (Author)
Paperback: 32 pages
Age Range: 6 – 11 years
Publisher: Orchard Books
Meet Mr Pusskins. He’s the grumpiest, sassiest yet most lovable cat around! A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER! Mr Pusskins has an owner who adores him and wants to make his life utterly blissful. But Mr Pusskins doesn’t want to play mouse games, he doesn’t want snuggles and he certainly doesn’t want cosy bedtime stories. What Mr Pusskins wants is… ADVENTURE! This brilliantly funny story is told through great splashes of visual humour, and touches of real tenderness. Join the thousands of Mr Pusskins fans across the world and fall for the charms of this characterful cat.
Biography of Author
‘Mr Pusskins’, Sam’s first hilarious book for Orchard, won the Booktrust Early Years Award for Best Pre-School Book, was a New York Times bestseller and was shortlisted for the V&A Illustration Award and Sheffield Book Prize. She also created the brilliant Whoops-a-Daisy World series of books for Orchard, which started with ‘Doctor Miaow’s Big Emergency’. Sam has written and illustrated a number of novelty books including the Richard and Judy prize-winning ‘Calm Down, Boris’ for Templar. In 2008 Sam was Highly Commended in the Big Picture Campaign’s Best New Illustrator Awards. Sam lives in Brighton.