Please Don't Tease Tootsie

Please Don't Tease Tootsie

By Margaret Chamberlain

Dutton Books, Hardcover, 9780525479826, 32pp.

Publication Date: June 19, 2008

Be kind to your four-legged friends A sweet and funny guide for kids.

" Please don't tease Tootsie,
or provoke Poochie . . .
Just give her a little pat
and pamper Dixie cat."

Do you ever want to tease your kitty? Or provoke a pooch? In this very silly cautionary book about caring for furry friends, kids receive helpful hints on what not to do to pets. Then come loving suggestions for how Tootsie, Dixie, and Bitsy Bunny "should" be treated. A playful rhyming text and wonderfully wacky illustrations exude the fun and warmth that kids can share with all their friends?furry or slimy, four legged or web toed, of any size or shape.

About the Author
Sally Grindley has known she wanted to be a writer her whole life. Sally lives in England with her partner, three boys, two cats, a hamster, a few woodlice, and too many spiders. She has written 38 books.
Margaret Chamberlain divides her time between London and Lyme Regis in England. She is the illustrator of many books for children. This is her first book for Walker & Company.