He is going to be Owl. TOO-WITTTOO-WOOOOOO! And when his best friend, Belinda, is chosen to be Cat, Michael can't believe his luck. MIAOW! But how will he cope with his feelings for Belinda and his stage fright? Will it be alright on the night? Find out in this charming, funny and touching true story.
- Michael Morpurgo.s War Horse became a smash hit theatre play and a film, directed by Stephen Spielberg.
- Polly Dunbar is the multi-award winning and internationally acclaimed author-illustrator of books including Penguin and Tilly and Friends, which became a successful CBeebies series.
- Features a fabulous double gatefold for the full first night theatre experience!
- Includes the full text of the original Edward Lear poem, The Owl and the Pussy-Cat.
Owl or Pussycat?
Polly Dunbar is one of the most well known illustrators working in the UK today. Polly's bestselling book, Penguin, has won numerous awards including the BookTrust Early Year's Award, the Nestle Silver Children's Book Prize, the Red House Children's Book of the Year Award and was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal. Polly was chosen as one of BookTrust's Ten Best illustrators.
Polly is the illustrator of Shoe Baby, Pat-a-Cake Baby and two picture books written by David Almond. Polly created Tilly and Friends, a series which is now animated on CBeebies. She is also co-founder of an award-winning theatre company. Polly lives in the Waveny Valley, Suffolk with her partner and their two boys.