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By Matthew Van Fleet; Brian Stanton (Photographer)

Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books, Hardcover, 9781416978008, 20pp.

Publication Date: February 10, 2009

From the #1 "New York Times" bestselling children's book creator Matthew Van Fleet.
Purrrrrfect fun for toddlers
In Matthew Van Fleet's captivating multiconcept book, watch twenty-two breeds of frolicking felines demonstrate synonyms, action words, opposites, and more. Cleverly designed pull tabs and flaps plus seven pettable textures and a push-button squeaker offer interactive treats that will have toddlers purring along from start to surprising finish. Meow...meow...meow...WOW.

About the Author
Matthew Van Fleet s innovative books have been introducing children to basic concepts for more than twenty years.His uniquely designed board booksinvite toddlers to touch, press, pull, lift, and even sniff as they explore colors, shapes, numbers, letters, opposites, and more. His"New York Times"bestselling titles include"Cat", "Heads", "Alphabet"and"Moo"aswell as the #1"New York Times"bestsellers"Tails"and"Dog". His books have sold more than six million copies and have been translated around the world.

Brian Stanton is a New York based commercial photographer who shoots advertising, corporate, and editorial assignments. His clients include The Independent Film Channel, NBC, Bravo Networks, Lincoln Center, Panasonic, and Novartis. Brian s work can be viewed at

Praise For Cat

"This is a perfect interactive book for the youngest animal lover in your family. Little hands will enjoy lifting the flaps, poking the squeaker, pulling the tabs, and fingering the fabric feline tails...The excellent quality of the photographs makes this book suitable for a coffee table as well as a toddler."-- Connie Goldsmith, CALIFORNIA KIDS! Family Fun Guide