They All Saw a Cat
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They All Saw a Cat


The cat walked through the world, with its whiskers, ears, and paws . . .In this glorious celebration of observation, curiosity, and imagination, Brendan Wenzel shows us the many lives of one cat, and how perspective shapes what we see. When you see ...

Title:They All Saw a Cat
Edition Language:English
Format Type:Hardcover
Number of Pages:44 pages

    They All Saw a Cat Reviews

  • Emily May
    Nov 28, 2016

    Okay, I don't intend to review all the picture books I'm currently reading to my baby boy but I just had to say something about this one. This is such a simple, beautifully-illustrated idea and yet it...

  • Hannah Greendale
    Sep 23, 2016

    They All Saw a Cat has stunning illustrations and teaches that our varied perspectives shape the way we see others. The cat -- with his whiskers, ears, and paws -- goes for a walk and is portrayed as ...

  • Betsy
    Sep 20, 2016

    It?s funny. Unless you?re a teacher or librarian, a grown adult that does not work or live with children will come into very little contact with picture books. Then, one day, they produce a few ki...

  • boogenhagen
    Nov 17, 2016

    Technically this is a little kid book, but I liked it. There is a cat and as we wander through the pages the cat looks different ways to different things. Mainly I like cats, I compulsively buy books ...

  • Michele Knott
    Jul 17, 2016

    The more I read this book, the more I love it.This book should have great conversations around perception and point of view....

  • Niki (Daydream Reader)
    Sep 10, 2016

    This book is perfect to share when talking about point of view! ...

  • Jenn
    Jul 12, 2016

    A must for any teacher attempting to reach perspective, and any parent trying to explain empathy and POV. Clever, wildly unique and such fun to read. ...

  • Mehsi
    Nov 20, 2016

    Tja, leuk idee, en ik heb echt heel veel gehoord over dit boek (hij is ook in de finale van de GR Awards), maar ik kan me eigenlijk niet voorstellen waarom. Het is steeds hetzelfde riedeltje (x ziet k...

  • Alison Strandell
    Jul 12, 2016

    Seeing/hearing this picture book at Nerd Camp, I definitely agree it can be used to lead into topics of perception and perspective. They All Saw a Cat [in very different ways] should get Ss thinking a...

  • Hamelynn Harzman
    Dec 18, 2016

    I like how creative the author was. He took a simple object, in this case a cat, and put a whole new meaning to the word "perspective". The message I drew from this book is that no matter how others s...