I Want a Pet!, Paperback

I Want a Pet! Paperback

Illustrated by Lauren Child



"I quite fancy a pet - an African lion or an octopus or even a boa constrictor.

The trouble is, Mum and Dad and Granny and Grandad all have objections to pets.

Grandad says that sheep are forever following you around; Dad says wolves give him a headache; and Mum says she'll cancel tea-time if I mention bats in the wardrobe again.

So I must try to find a pet that none of them will mind.

What could I have?". Lauren Child's deliciously droll riddle of a text, accompanied by her own delightful and wacky illustrations, is sure to raise chuckles with grown-ups and children alike.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 24 pages, colour illustrations
  • Publisher: Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
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  • Category: Picture books
  • ISBN: 9780711213395


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