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Bad kitty by Nick Bruel

Bad kitty (2005)

by Nick Bruel

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Bad Kitty was not always a bad kitty. It started when the family ran out of cat food, and all they had was healthy food. Kitty was very bad in a variety of hilarious ways. When her family got kitty's favorite foods she turned into a very good kitty, until the arrival of Poor Puppy!
  BrandiMichelle | Jun 7, 2014 |
Absolutely awesome children's book. I was very surprised by the advanced vocabulary used in this book. ( )
  wickedshizuku | May 12, 2014 |
Funny book with great illustrations. The kitty was bad because he didn't want to eat the alphabetical list of veggies. He tore things up and went crazy over the idea. There were three different sections in this book that listed things in alphabetical order. Good for learning phonics or just letter recognition.
  vanessa.wallace | May 12, 2014 |
Bibliographic Information: Nick Bruel, “Bad Kitty”, Illustrated by Nick Bruel, Published by Roaring Brook Press, ©2005, 36 pages
Genre: ABC Book
Summary: This book is about a kitty that went from being good to bad and back to good again. The person ran out of her food. So she did a lot of bad stuff in alphabetical order then her owner went and bought her some food in alphabetical order. So the kitty went from a bad kitty to a good kitty and fixed everything she did earlier.
Tags: Kitty, Funny, Unrealistic, Easy reader
My Response: I like the story behind this book. It’s just not about listing stuff in alphabetical order but has a story about the kitty and the illustrations are just so funny. I feel that children could really relate if they own a cat with the stuff the kitty does in this story. Plus they get to learn new words in fun way with have to read works with the same start of letters over and over again.
  EmilyBascio | May 5, 2014 |
Bad Kitty is very, very, bad when he owners run out of the foods she likes to eat. She is to forced healthy foods and acts out. When she is given the food she likes once again, she tries to make up for the trouble she caused. Just when things have settled down the family gets a puppy...
  psuchilit14 | Mar 16, 2014 |
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K - Gr 2. The riotous story of a cat gone berserk -- four times over an in alphabetical order each time. Kitty is not happy hen she's told that her favorite foods are all gone and all that's left are Asparagus, Beets, Cauliflower, Dill...and 22 other equally unappealing vegetables. So she: Ate my homework, Bit grandma, Clawed the curtains, Damaged the dishes, and so on, through Z. Only when tastier things arrive (An Assortment of Anchovies, Buffalo Burritos, Chicken Cheesecake...) does she Apologize to Grandma.
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When a kitty discovers there is no cat food in the house, she decides to become very, very bad.

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