I was a Rat!, Or, The Scarlet Slippers
'I WAS A RAT!'
So insists Roger. Maybe it's true. But what is he NOW?
A terrifying monster rampaging in the sewers?
A money-spinning fairground freak?
A champion wriggler and a downy card?
Or just an ordinary small boy, though a little ratty in his habits? Only three people believe this version of the story. Only one of them knows who Roger really is. And luckily a story about her can sell even more newspapers than one about a rat-boy ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - agrudzien - LibraryThing
One night a strange boy arrives on Bob and Joan’s doorstep – he claims that he was a rat, but that he has recently turned into a boy. This boy also claims to know the new princess…who isn’t who she ... Read full review
I WAS A RAT!User Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
PLB 0-375-90176-0 Pullman (The Firework-Maker's Daughter, p. 1651, etc.) takes aim at city hall, the law, police, and especially the press in this whirlwind spinoff from a certain familiar fairy tale ... Read full review