If you are looking for a quirky, but not mindless book for an under ten girl - take a look at the Ottoline series. A quirky mystery-adventure which is perfectly packaged and highly collectable. Previous page of related Sponsored Products. Her parents travel the world collecting interesting things but do ensure she is looked after by the Home Cooked Meal Co. and Smith&Smith Pillow Plumping Technicians. Winner of the Nestle Prize, and crammed with black and white illustrations, Ottoline and the Yellow Cat is perfectly packaged and highly collectable. Ottoline (who luckily has a diploma from the Who-R-U Academy of Disguise) and Mr. Munroe go undercover - and expose an ingenious scam masterminded by furry feline crook, the Yellow Cat. Reviewed in the United States on October 6, 2015. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. The Big Book of Silly Jokes for Kids (Big Book of Silly Jokes for Kids Series), Mystery of the Egyptian Scroll (Kid Detective Zet), “The illustrations add humor, depth, and momentum to the narrative…exceptional.” (School Library Journal (starred review)). Meet Ottoline Brown and her best friend, Mr. Munroe. You must read it with them - they will love you for it. Great illustrations and fun story. There's a problem loading this menu right now. A string of daring burglaries has taken place in Big City, and precious lapdogs are disappearing. Togeth… Reviewed in the United Kingdom on November 28, 2010. This is a must have for your kids! Similar to the Treehouse series, which i would presume is mainly for boys, but, dare I say it, seems slightly more intellectual. Can Ottoline and Mr. Munroe come up with a clever plan? I would recommend this book to 8- and 9-year-old boys and girls. Ottoline (who luckily has a diploma from the Who-R-U Academy of Disguise) and Mr. Munroe go undercover - and expose an ingenious scam masterminded by furry feline crook, the Yellow Cat. A resource pack to support teaching of Ottoline and the Yellow Cat including character profiles, sequel planning board and unit plan. Ottoline and the Yellow Cat is a quirky mystery-adventure from star author/illustrator, Chris Riddell. Unable to add item to List. "Meet Ottoline Brown and her best friend Mr. Munroe. As a bonus, there is a set of eccentric postcards stuck into the book, printed in full colour. He has written and illustrated many books of his own, including Ottoline and the Yellow Cat and Ottoline Goes to School, and has illustrated, for Bloomsbury UK, The Graveyard Book; Coraline; and Fortunately, the Milk; as well as The Sleeper and the Spindle. Ottoline-character-profile. The story is absorbing, the characters are believable (though ludicrous), and while never farcical it is full of humour. Can Ottoline and Mr. Munroe come up with a clever plan? .Ottoline lives in a stylish apartment in Big City with a small hairy creature called Mr. Munroe. Ottoline and the Yellow Cat is a quirky mystery-adventure from star author/illustrator, Chris Riddell. ‎Introducing Miss Ottoline Brown, an exceptionally inquisitive Mistress of Disguise, and her partner in crime, Mr. Munroe. I knew Chris Russell from some of his other children's books, but gave Ottoline to my 6 year old daughter on the recommendation of my 12 year old son who had read it at school. No puzzle is ever too tricky for the two of them to solve. A charmingly illustrated Newbery Honor Book by Ruth Stiles Gannett, this comic adventure story has delighted generations of children. . My 5yo is absolutely taken by this book. Ottoline (who luckily has a diploma from the Who-R-U Academy of Disguise) and Mr. Munroe go undercover - and expose an ingenious scam masterminded by furry feline crook, the Yellow Cat. Cheer on Korean American Pippa Park in this compelling chapter book about juggling school, friendships, basketball and a cyberbully in middle school. Ottoline (who luckily has a diploma from the Who-R-U Academy of Disguise) and Mr. Munroe go undercover - and expose an ingenious scam masterminded by furry feline crook, the Yellow Cat. Ottoline (who luckily has a diploma from the Who-R-U Academy of Disguise) and Mr. Munroe go undercover - and expose an ingenious scam masterminded by furry feline crook, the Yellow Cat.Ottoline and the Yellow Cat is a quirky mystery-adventure from star author/illustrator, Chris Riddell. The pictures are good especially Mr Munroe. 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