When Mr Pattacake decides to open up a new animal-themed cafe, he's determined to make it extraordinary. He's pulled out all of the stops: he's bought costumes, and even gone on a trip to the zoo to research the animals! But Mr Pattacake's efforts to bring excitement and wildlife into his cafe have terrible consequences - soon it's not just hungry children he has to worry about! Join Mr Pattacake and his lazy cat, Treacle, as they work on this exciting new project and get caught up in some monkey business along the way.
The Mr Pattacake 10 book series tells the stories of an eccentric chef and his cat, Treacle, who are always getting themselves into sticky situations. Readers aged 5+ will love following this world of food and adventure.CPSIA choking hazard - No choking hazard warning necessary|EU Toy Safety Directive - No warning
Stephanie was born in England before emigrating to Australia - and later New Zealand - with her family, where she trained as a nurse. Whilst back in England on holiday, she met and married her husband, had a daughter and settled down.Her lifelong interest in writing began in earnest when Stephanie had her first children's book, Avalanche, published in the 1980s. She has since had around forty books for children published, including assembly books and books for children with reading difficulties, and has also published an historical novella for adults. Stephanie also tutors for two writing schools and occasionally runs writing workshops for adults.