Author(s): Shen Shixi
Ages 4 to 8 years Did anyone ever tell you that dogs and cats would never get along? This delightful story explores what happens when a cat is introduced into a family with a dog and explores the tumultuous relationship between these very different species. Children will delight in the moment when the two finally learn to live peacefully together under the same roof. In this story, we see an example of how a dog and cat learn how to communicate with each other. Patience and self-control are the keys to a dog and cat forming a tender and loving friendship.
Shen Shixi was born in Shanghai, China, in 1952. In 1969, he was sent to a remote rural area to live with a hunter, where he learned a great deal about animals and how they behaved. He has written more than 20 prize-winning books for children and has been called -China's King of Animal Stories.- Shen Yuanyuan is a graduate of China's Academy of Art. She has collaborated with many famous children's book authors and illustrated more than twenty children's picture books, receiving the IBBY Award for one of them.