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Released: 28/05/2021

ISBN: 9781838216801

eISBN: 9781838216818

Format: Paperback/eBook

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My Cat Called Red

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What if you found a cat with a magic purr? A cat whose purr could turn your life around? 

If only you realized it. 

Eight-year-old Robin doesn’t like cats. When a strange red cat turns up on his doorstep, he ignores it. Until his grandfather tells him Red’s story - how he comes to be lost, and his exciting search for his forever home, that leads him on a perilous journey which may prove almost too much, even for him...

My Cat Called Red is a heartwarming adventure story by author Jane Lightbourne, a chapter book for children aged 7 to 11, about friendship and courage in the face of danger, featuring the magical cat Red and the purr that transforms children’s lives. Category bestseller and modern classic, My Cat Called Red is designed for younger readers but will appeal to all ages.

‘What a wonderful story! Beautifully written and with perfect drawings and sketches. Well recommended - a joy to read.' Maureen Gourlay, Ambassador, www.lovereading4kids.co.uk

‘Children who enjoy stories about animals and those with sympathetic messaging about times of trouble will love My Cat Called Red and return to it again and again.’ Jill Murphy, www.thebookbag.co.uk

'An inspirational book. It made me want to be brave and be positive, just like Red.' Fiadh, 11

‘So exciting and realistic, full of twists and turns.’ Alice, 10

I absolutely loved the ending and I kept thinking about it even after I'd finished the book.’ Clara, 10 

My Cat Called Red is author Jane’s first book, published through Nevada Street Press. The paperback version of My Cat Called Red will be available soon.

MY CAT CALLED RED IS NOW A UK CATEGORY BESTSELLER.
PRAISE FOR MY CAT CALLED RED:

What a wonderful story ! Robin is unable to cope with the death of his Mother but finds solace in the tale of a cat called Red. We follow Red through his adventures to find a home, and what scary adventures they are. It is beautifully written and with perfect drawings and sketches. Well recommended - a joy to read. www.lovereading4kids.co.uk

Children who enjoy stories about animals and those with sympathetic messaging about times of trouble, will love My Cat Called Red and return to it again and again. Jill Murphy www.thebookbag.co.uk

A book that really moves you & touches your heart & soul. Stunning. Grace, Blackheath Books & Bubbles

My Cat called Red is an inspirational book. It made me want to be brave and be positive, just like Red...' Fiadh, 11

So exciting and realistic, full of twists and turns. Alice - Year 6

A modern-day novel. Uplifting, light-hearted and educational... Sarah, parent

Red is such a lovely, kind cat and every chapter left me wondering what would happen to him next....I absolutely loved the ending....and I kept thinking about it even after I'd finished the book. Clara, 10

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Jane Lightbourne

Jane writes fiction for children and adults, published by Nevada Street Press. She originally trained as a lawyer and lives in London with her three children. Her first chapter book for children aged 7-11, MY CAT CALLED RED, is out now kindle format. It features the magical cat Red, his purr that transforms lives, and his perilous search for his forever home. MY CAT CALLED RED is an exciting adventure story about friendship and courage in the face of danger and the value of hope and perseverance through adversity. A modern classic that can be enjoyed by all ages.

Find out more about Jane and her writing by visiting her website. Further contact details are listed there.


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