About this book
Paperback edition of one of the most critically acclaimed new children's novels of 2003. An amazing story about a boy who can speak Cat, and his extraordinary adventures on a circus ship where his best friends are six, proud lions. A magical and exciting story with kidnapped parents, mysterious gangs and chases through night-time Paris. Will have a massive PR campaign with interviews, features and reviews throughout all newspapers, magazines, radio and TV. "A rival for Rowling's crown" "Evening Standard"
Charlie Ashanti can speak Cat. He takes it for granted, but when his mum and dad go missing, the cats are the only friends he can turn to. Setting out to find his parents, Charlie stows away on a circus ship. On board he meets six lions who need his help. They embark on the adventure of a lifetime.