This terrific action-packed story is based on the live-action movie script for 'The Cat in the Hat', which stars the irrepressible Mike Myers. Told from young Conrad's waggish point of view, this novel is a must-have for Cat fans everywhere!Conrad and Sally have a classic case of the worst-day-evers. It's raining outside, their babysitter is hogging the television and their mother is having a houseful of estate agents over for a party tonight. Enter The Cat in the Hat, the hippest, coolest, largest feline in town. The result? Cat-astrophe!
He may be an old standby, but he never lets us down. When in doubt, turn to the story of the cat that transformed a dull, rainy afternoon into a magical and just-messy-enough adventure. There's another, hidden adventure, too: this book really will help children learn to read. With his simple and often single-vowel vocabulary, the good Doctor knew what he was doing: hear it, learn it, read it--laughing all the way. The Cat in the Hat is a must for any child's library.