SumoKitty

SumoKitty

Watch out, mice! This cat is a sumo champion!A stray kitty gets a job in a sumo stable, chasing mice in exchange for food. But when eating like a sumo wrestler slows our feline hero down, he realizes he must train like a wrestler, too. Through hard w...

Title:SumoKitty
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9781580896825
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    SumoKitty Reviews

  • Tatiana

    Just the right ratio of educational info and fun. Learned about sumo wrestling, tied our tongues with some Japanese words and watched a kitty become a sumo wrestler....

  • Jen

    This book is SO ADORABLE!!! The artwork is GORGEOUS, the narrator is a CAT and the story is simple, yet poignant. 5, absolutely purr-fect, stars! Highly recommended to all!...

  • Abigail

    A stray kitty, looking for some food and longing for a home, finds a way to make himself useful at the heya, or training center for sumo wrestlers. But when his plentiful diet makes him a little chubb...

  • Jan Polep

    I struggled with the pronunciation of some of the Japanese words but oh my goodness, SumoKitty is so much fun to look at. This cat lives with Sumo wrestlers and has the job of catching mice in exchang...

  • Woody Chichester

    Beautiful illustration frames this fantastic tale of a stray cat who earns his keep (and plenty of tasty food) at the Sumo's heya as a mousecatcher. Eventually, the mice outsmart him and he needs to l...

  • Georgette

    I won this book in a raffle. I was delighted to read it, because the fat sumokitty does resemble my Sasha. It is an adorable and funny book and the illustrations are great!...

  • Mark's wife Sue

    Sumo AND kitties?!! What could be better?!...

  • Margie

    Really cute children's book with great pictures. Enjoyable for everyone....

  • Cathy

    It was fine. I appreciated the effort to incorporate Japanese words and pronunciations, although the story itself was just okay in my opinion....

  • Olivia

    Educational and entertaining, SUMOKITTY teaches children the value of never giving up and working hard for what you want. Kitty is a stray who likes to hang around the heya where the rikishi (sumo wre...