The Bad Trousers (RA at level IA 5-8)

Author(s): Ros Asquith

First Readers

A charming birthday story about one boy and his Granny's awful knitting, with artwork by Katie Morag creator Mairi Hedderwick. When your birthday is just around the corner, it can be tempting to second-guess the presents you might be getting. Robbie's pretty sure he's getting his dream present - a kitten! Granny has been dropping hints about cats, and her cat has just had kittens...But when he is given the gift of some truly terrible cat-print knitted trousers instead, what's he to do but try and get rid of them any way he can! High quality cream paper and a special easy to read font ensure a smooth read for all.


Product Information

Author and cartoonist Ros Asquith is the illustrator behind the bestselling Big Book of Feelings and a huge number of fiction titles. Her work also appears regularly in the Guardian.

General Fields

  • : 9781781124284
  • : Barrington Stoke, Limited
  • : Barrington Stoke Ltd
  • : September 2014
  • : 168mm X 126mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : English
  • : 823.92
  • : 96
  • : Approx 20 colour illustrations
  • : Ros Asquith
  • : Paperback
  • : Mairi Hedderwick