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What We're Reading: They All Saw a Cat

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They All Saw a Cat by Brendan Wenzel, Ages 3-6  $16.99

A cat walks through the world with its whiskers, ears, and paws, and each creature it encounters sees it differently. A child simply sees a cat. A mouse sees a monster. A bee sees a swirl of multicolor polka dots.

In his stunning debut, Wenzel plays with color, size, and angles to show how perspective shapes what we see. Wenzel’s illustrations invite thoughtful looking, leaving room for a child to decipher their own meaning. Like the cat learned, not everyone sees things the same way. Best for ages 3-6. A top pick for holiday gift giving!