Synopses & Reviews
A treasure trove of information, Catopia covers cats from all angles; tracing their ancestry, exploring their physiology, unraveling the folklore and superstitions that surround them, and celebrating famous cats from around the world. Packed with ingenious novelties, fascinating facts, tips and anecdotes all accompanied by beautiful, detailed illustrations. Novelties include book plates, booklets, flaps, photo frame, and a zodiac wheel.
“A beautifully illustrated treasure trove of feline minutia.” School Library Journal
In this spectacular novelty book, cat lovers of all ages will find a treasure trove of information, folklore, tips, and anecdotes. Includes a novelty item on every spread, such as cat bookplates, fact-filled booklets, and a cat zodiac wheel. Full color. Consumable.
About the Author
Caroline Repchuk studied fine arts at Leeds University before joining Templar Publishing as an editor. She has written a number of books for children, including The Snow Tree
, and The Race
. She lives in England.
Anne Mortimer is the author and illustrator of Bunny's Easter Egg and Pumpkin Cat. She has illustrated many other children's books, including Santa's Snow Cat by Sue Stainton, A Pussycat's Christmas by Margaret Wise Brown, and The Owl and the Pussycat by Edward Lear. She lives in southwest England.