Katinka's Tail

Nobody knows cats like best-loved storyteller Judith Kerr, creator of Mog the Forgetful Cat and The Tiger Who Came to Tea. She’s drawn cats big and small in her warm and witty style. But how about a magical cat? Can you imagine that? Say hello to Katinka. She looks like any ordinary pussycat – except for her tail. It’s dark and stripy, while the rest of her is white. Everyone notices it. But it doesn’t just look special. It is special – and it’s full of magical surprises!

  • A gorgeous new picture book by a celebrated writer
  • Charming, heartwarming and exquisitely imaginative
  • Judith Kerr’s books include The Tiger Who Came to Tea
  • She won the Booktrust Lifetime Achievement Award

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    Judith Kerr won the Deutscher Jugendliteraturpreis in 1974 for her classic novel When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit and was named Illustrator of the Year at the 2019 British Book Awards.

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