David and the Kittens by Robert Westall


David and the Kittens by Robert Westall

David's cat, Furble, is getting fat: she's going to have kittens! in this gentle, beautifully told story, Furble follows the progress of her kittens from birth to finding them a loving home. Delightful and heartwarming.


Beautifully illustrated and crafted by a masterly hand, this is a book for every cat-loving family to treasure. Books for Keeps THE KINGDOM BY THE SEA: Outstanding The Guardian Robert Westall's narrative power never falters ... Westall maintains a leanness and energy in his narrative which are perhaps unequalled among contemporary writers for the young

About the Author

Robert Westall

Robert Westall was born in Northumberland and went to school in Tynemouth. He studied fine art at Durham University and after he graduated he worked as an art teacher. Despite having two degrees in Fine Art, and majoring in Sculpture, Robert Westall spent his working life teaching art in secondary schools, and writing only in his spare time. He loved teaching and worked in Birmingham, Yorkshire and Cheshire as a head of department.

He has had around 40 books published and they vary from ghost stories to fantasy epics.

Robert Westall died in 1993.

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32 pages
Interest Age: 3+


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Publication date

16th October 2003



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