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Product description

Hamish, the lighthouse keeper’s cat, has been neglecting his duties. Naughty mice are running wild all over the lighthouse! With the lighthouse inspector due any day now, Mr and Mrs Grinling decide it’s time to put Hamish on a diet until he’s hungry enough to start catching the mice. Horrified, a very huffy Hamish decides to run away to someone who will appreciate him better. But it’s not long before Hamish realises that there’s no place like home…

Product Details







Date published

August 4th, 2008

Other details
  • 32 pages


UK edition


Ronda Armitage

David Armitage


  1. francesca
    on 25 June 2013

    the lightkeppers lunch

    exllant really

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What kids think

  1. snowy12
    on 22 April 2013

    I love it.

  2. Nightcrawler
    on 7 January 2010

    I liked it, it was very funny.

    4out of 5
  3. KisbyChamp
    on 7 September 2009

    I thought it was funny and traditional and there where puzzles to be solved

    3out of 5