When Rana's family has to leave for India, Susan promises to look after their pets. She just knows she'll make the perfect cat-sitter. But things don't go exactly according to plan: Tiger the cat gets sick, a deer gets stuck in the Christmas lights, and her friend Richard gets hurt trying to help her! And then Tiger goes missing. How is Susan ever going to get things right?
About the Author
Ann Whitehead Nagda is the author of the popular chapter books Dear Whiskers, a Texas Bluebonnet Award Master List title; Meow Means Mischief, a Land of Enchantment Book Award Master List title; and her latest, Tarantula Power!, all companion titles to The Perfect Cat-Sitter. In a starred review, School Library Journal called Dear Whiskers "a great choice for newly independent readers." She lives in Colorado.
Stephanie Roth is the illustrator of Dear Whiskers and Colleen O'Shaughnessy McKenna's Third Grade series. Kirkus Reviews has praised her artwork as "delightful and emotional." She lives on the California coast.