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Itch Scritch Scratch

by Eleanor Updale
illustrated by Sarah Horne


Scratching kids and maddened mums wage war on some very nasty nits in this hilarious rhyming story. The rollicking text begs to be read aloud – a delightfully itchy comedy with added resonance for any family dealing with one of childhood’s scratchier issues!

988 in stock

SKU: SKU367358 Category:

n/a Interest Age: Under 5s

ISBN: 978-1-78112-294-5

A gang of nasty nits are in town and no matter how much the mummies go mad with mayonnaise and nit-combs, they think they’re here to stay! A rollicking, rhyming text that will make you scratch! From award-winning author Eleanor Updale and up-and-coming picture-book star Sarah Horne.



Information for Grown-Ups:This book has a dyslexia-friendly layout, typeface and paperstock to help adults with dyslexia enjoy it with their children too.

AR Level – 3.3

Red Squirrel wants his books to be for everyone, because he knows that sharing stories is one of the best things families can do for their children. He has been busy gathering a cluster of dyslexia-friendly features to support parents and carers who do not read confidently so that they too can enjoy the books with their children.

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Itch Scritch Scratch by Eleanor Updale