Author – Sarah Lean
Age – 6+
Tiger is going to stay with her Gran whose name is May Days. Tiger is a little nervous about it, but when a zoo keeper friend of Gran’s drops by with a baby warthog to look after, Tiger begins to settle in. Before long she and a boy from next door (staying with his grandfather) are best of friends. Gran has given them the important job of naming and then training the warthog, helping with her feeding etc.
All the while as Tiger settles in, a white cat is watching on. Can you train a cat too?
Tiger names the baby warthog Monday and the white cat Holly. Monday is soon is very attached to Tiger and follows her everywhere. But what will happen when the zookeeper comes back?
This is the first in a sweet series for young animal lovers. Black and white illustrations and footprints are scattered throughout the story.
(Series, Cat, Warthog, Animals, Grandparent, Animal training)