IT’S A RAT-EAT-RAT WORLD . . .
Every town on Discworld knows the stories about rats and pipers, and Maurice – a streetwise tomcat – leads a band of educated ratty friends (and a stupid kid) on a nice little earner. Piper plus rats equals lots and lots of money.
Until they run across someone playing a different tune.
Now he and his rats must learn a new concept: evil . . .
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Maurice, a streetwise tomcat, has come up with the perfect scam. Inspired by the Pied Piper tale, cat and kid lead a band of rats from town to town to fake invasions of vermin. The rewards to get the rats out of town are plentiful. It works perfectly...until their little con game is sussed.Carnegie Medal WinnerTo automatically receive all the latest news on New Windmills, why not sign-up for our New Windmills e-newsletter?Product Description:
When Maurice, an amazing cat who has survived four years on the meanest streets in Discworld, meets some rats who've been eating wizards' rubbish and have got so smart they can talk and have names, but when he spots a kid playing the flute, he sees the possibilities: rats, kid, flute - big money!
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Book Description HarperCollins, 2001. Library Binding. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX006001234X