Scholastic Storybook Treasures is releasing My First Collection Featuring Splat the Cat, encouraging toddlers towards a love of reading. The DVD set includes 14 stories adapted from books, spanning three discs.
In the title tale, adapted from a book written and illustrated by Rob Scotton, Splat is nervous about his first day of school and so he brings his mouse pal, Seymour, along. He quickly learns that cats are supposed to chase mice! The DVD series also includes The Story about Ping, The Napping House, and additional stories that rhyme and focus on furry friends and feather friends. Celebrity narrators include Tim Curry (Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties) and Mary Beth Hurt (Lady in the Water).