John Townsend


Loved and cherished, praised and admired, hated and feared - more than any other domesticated creature, cats provoke extremes of feeling and this book explores why. Featuring chapters on cat origins, cat biology, cats in different cultures, cats as pets, cat characters and many, many more - this book is the perfect gift for any cat-lover. Hardback with jacket.

About the Author

John Townsend worked as a Secondary School teacher before becoming a full time writer of children’s books and a writer-in-residence in a primary school tree-house. He specialises in fun, exciting information books for reluctant readers, as well as fast-paced fiction, reading schemes and ‘fiction with facts’ books. He visits schools around the country to encourage excitement in all aspects of reading and writing. He has recently written 12 plays based on Salariya’s You Wouldn’t Want To Be series that will be uploaded to the company’s new website for use in classrooms.

Product information

Type: Hardback
Pages: 96
Size: 175mm x 107mm