A funny, touching tale about friendship and belonging, from Children s Laureate Lauren Child Rat lives in dustbin number , Grubby Alley At night, when he s tucked up in his crisp packet, Rat looks up at all the cosy windows and wonders what it would be like to belong to somebody To be an actual pet To have a home of his own Lauren Child is the Kate Greenaway medal winning creator of the bestselling Charlie Lola series Another little masterpiece from Lauren Child, whose stories and quirky pictures leave you helpless with laughter Mail on Sunday Clever, rewarding and hugely enjoyable Guardian

15 thoughts on “That Pesky Rat

  1. mary mary says:

    My grand daughter loves this book.

  2. V. Cassidy V. Cassidy says:

    this is a lovely book ,a rat who just wants to be loved ahhh

  3. Julie Lenihan Julie Lenihan says:

    Loved this book, really enjoyed it We will be reading this again Wonderful and a lovely bedtime story for my children.

  4. LucyC LucyC says:

    One of our favourite ever children s books Great story, wonderful characters, plus Lauren Child s unique and wonderful illustrations Great humour and warmth throughout We often now give this as a present.

  5. m gale m gale says:

    Really great book, fast delivery

  6. Mrs.M Mrs.M says:

    Just a wonderful picture book by the very clever L Child.

  7. Cheesey Biffer Cheesey Biffer says:

    Very lovely little book my son really enjoyed it

  8. Trish Trish says:

    This looks like a very good book for my grand daughter but I haven t given it to her yet.

  9. Meg Meg says:

    A great story to read with the children, I used it for my class the children loved the cheeky rat the beautiful illustrations

  10. Lotta Lotta says:

    Great story, great pictures

  11. Colleen Colleen says:

    The story is wonderful, I highly recommend this book I love the illustrations too, perfect for little ones at bedtime.

  12. katie katie says:

    Great book, fantastic condition

  13. A. O. C. A. O. C. says:

    This is a wonderful book, beautifully illustrated and with a heart warming tale It has become a very popular bedtime read for my daughters.

  14. Bill40 Bill40 says:

    My absolutely without a doubt favourite kids book It never fails to make me smile.

  15. K. Davis K. Davis says:

    A fantastic book Lovely story and illustrations.Good value Would recommend for lots of ages.I use it in an infant school.