The Cat Who Decided by Margaret Forrester
  

The Cat Who Decided

Written by Margaret Forrester
Illustrated by Sandra Klaassen
Part of the Kelpies Series

Synopsis

The Cat Who Decided by Margaret Forrester

Why does nobody want the mixter-maxter kitten? The little stripey cat is on a journey. He is sent from the farm to the city and passed from owner to owner. No one seems to love him for just being him. Once he moves into the tall house in Edinburgh and finds his name -- Mac -- life gets more interesting. He makes friends with two musical ladies next door and discovers he likes Bach... and cat treats. He explores, and has many adventures. Then, just when he starts to feel settled, unsettling things start to happen. Will he ever find someone to love him for always? This is a funny, heart-warming story for young readers with lively illustrations.

Reviews

I loved Mac

Lindsey Fraser, Sunday Herald

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'An enjoyable story of a cat trying to find a home where he is loved.'

- The Guide to Children's Books, Summer 2008 'This is just a charming story for young cat lovers! ... It is a humorous, feel-good tale and is based on an almost true story.

'This is a very gentle story about a cat in search of a permanent owner... With its soft lilting brogue, it is a perfect bedtime read for children who love animals and secure endings.'

About the Author

Margaret Forrester

Margaret Forrester was a Church of Scotland minister before becoming an author. She lives in Edinburgh. She is the author of The Cat Who Decided, a novel about Mac the cat for 6 to 9 year olds.
• Sandra Klaassen has illustrated over twenty children’s books, including illustrations for The Cat Who Decided. She is also the author and illustrator of Uan the Little Lamb.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
112 pages

Author

Margaret Forrester
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Publisher

Kelpies an imprint of Floris Books

Publication date

1st August 2007

ISBN

9780863156120

Publisher Profile

Kelpies an imprint of Floris Books is an imprint of Kelpies

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Kelpies Books celebrate quality children’s books with brilliant authors, engaging stories and a Scottish twist! They create books that capture children’s imaginations at all ages. Under 6s will have loads of fun with Kelpies picture books, 9 to 12-year-olds will be whisked away by Kelpies and young teens will be gripped by KelpiesTeen novels.

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