Sugar Would Not Eat It

a picture book; illustrations by Giselle Potter. Random House/Schwartz & Wade, Spring 2009.

Leo finds a kitten and names her Sugar. But she won't eat the lovely birthday cake he feeds her, no matter what he does! Soon the whole neighborhood is giving him advice.

For children who are just beginning to read, not to mention cat lovers of any age, Sugar Would Not Eat It is a charmer."
-- New York Times Book Review

"Feline admirers will come away from this fully charmed."
-- Booklist

"Leo's exercise should make a precise and highly satisfying hit on the funny bone."
-- Publishers Weekly