Tatty Ratty (Hardcover)

By Helen Cooper, Helen Cooper (Illustrator)

Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR), 9780374373863, 32pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2002



The adventures of a lost toy, by the two-time Kate Greenaway Medalist

Cooper sends the beloved bunny on a train ride to a meal at the Three Bears’ cottage, a run-in with pirates, and a flight on dragon-back to the moon. Finally Tatty Ratty returns to Earth, where the girl is reunited with him.

Cooper’s exuberant, richly colored pictures will have children returning to the story again and again.

About the Author

Helen Cooper is the author of "Toy Tales" and "Pumpkin Soup." She lives in London, England.

Praise For Tatty Ratty

"In addition to comforting children who have lost a beloved plaything, this book will also appeal to those who dream about the imaginary lives of their toys." --School Library Journal