Nice Work for the Cat and the King
What might be found? Any suggestions? We’re after some ‘Nice Work for the Cat and the King’. The King can wave and make royal announcements. He can cut ribbons and walk on red carpet too. Maybe a job as a station announcer? Or in a haberdashery department? What could possibly go wrong?
Life is good for The Cat and the King. They’ve friends and a happy life at 37 Castle Close. There is little sign of the dastardly dragon who burned down the castle. However, their savings, which the cat watches closely, are coming to an end. It’s time to seek work.
‘Nice Work for the Cat and the King‘ is a really satisfying story. I love the way Nick Sharratt sequences this work so considerately. The characters are realised beautifully, there’s tongue-in-cheek humour, and so many visual and textual clues. They make this a book readers will want to read again. ‘Nice Work for the Cat and the King‘ is a really pleasing work by a talented storyteller and picture book maker.