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The Cat Mummy By Jacqueline Wilson

The Cat Mummy
by Jacqueline Wilson

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Verity adores her cat, Mabel, and is devastated when she dies. She decides to mummify Mabel and keep her hidden. Her dad and grandparents can't bear to talk about death, having lost Verity's mum in childbirth, but when they discover what Verity has done with Mabel, they decide it's time to talk.
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The Cat Mummy Summary


The Cat Mummy by Jacqueline Wilson

I SOMETIMES TALK ABOUT MY MUM TO MABEL, BECAUSE MABEL DOESN'T EVER GET UPSET. Verity adores her cat, Mabel, and is desperately sad when she dies. Remembering her recent school lessons about the Ancient Egyptians, Verity decides to mummify Mabel and keep her hidden. Verity's dad and grandparents can't bear to talk about death, having lost Verity's mum in childbirth, but when they eventually discover what Verity has done with Mabel, the whole family learns that it's time to talk. A superb handling of bereavement in Wilson's uniquely accessible and enjoyable style.

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The Cat Mummy Reviews


"* 'A brilliant young writer of wit and subtlety' THE TIMES * 'Hugely popular with seven to ten year olds: she should be prescribed for all cases of reading reluctance' INDEPENDENT ON SUNDAY * 'Has a rare gift for writing lightly and amusingly about emtional issues' BOOKSELLER

About Jacqueline Wilson


JACQUELINE WILSON is an extremely well-known and hugely popular author. THE ILLUSTRATED MUM was chosen as British Children's Book of the Year in 1999 and was winner of the Guardian Children's Fiction Award 2000. Jacqueline has won the prestigious Smarties Prize and the Children's Book Award for DOUBLE ACT, which was also highly commended for the Carnegie Medal. Author lives: Kingston-upon-Thames, Surrey

Additional information

GOR010361795
The Cat Mummy by Jacqueline Wilson
Jacqueline Wilson
Used - Like New
Paperback
Random House Children's Publishers UK
2002-03-04
96
044086416X
9780440864165
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
The book has been read, but looks new. The book cover has no visible wear, and the dust jacket is included if applicable. No missing or damaged pages, no tears, possible very minimal creasing, no underlining or highlighting of text, and no writing in the margins.