A little girl sets out to reunite a lost cat with its owner in this inspiring picture book from one of Australia's most renowned author-illustrators.
On a roof, as wet as a seal, as grey as a puddle, Cat was rumbling, a rumbly purr...
One day, Maya finds Cat, who is lost. Maya watches her, sitting on a roof high-up above a thousand lit windows. One window must be Cat's own. But which one? Maya places a can of fish in her pocket and sets out in the wind and the rain to find Cat's home. And Cat? He follows politely behind... With exuberant, beautifully-rendered art and a lyrical text, the renowned Caroline Magerl tells a sweet story of friendship, resilience and adventure.
Caroline Magerl is a fine artist, printmaker and children's book illustrator. She is the author-illustrator of Hasel and Rose and Rose and the Wish Thing and the illustrator of Grandma's Shoes by Libby Hathorn, which won the Children's Book Council of Australia's Crichton Award for Illustration. Born in Germany, Caroline moved to Australia at the age of two, and grew up on a boat her father built in the backyard. You'll find her now in Queensland, Australia, living with her husband and teenage daughter. Find Caroline online at carolinemagerl.com, on Twitter as @c magerl and on Instagram as @carolinemagerl.