Rachel Haywood    scientist, writer, artist and singer  
     
       

George and Flora are two cats who think themselves human. In Beyond the Cat Flap, the cats settle in to their new home and discover the neighbourhood. Suitable for children aged 7+ (and some adults).

In He

ad to the Country, we join them in their discovery of the Yorkshire Dales, meeting rats, horses, squirrels and the circus. Suitable for children aged 7+ (and some adults).

      


In 'The Old Village Cat', George and Flora learn there is a new world outside their safe home. Suitable for children aged 2-4.

In 'Storytime', the Old Village cat prepares the kittens for a new world outside their safe home. Suitable for children aged 4-7.


       



The books were inspired by my two Birman cats which I raised from 3 week old kittens. George and Flora readily posed for photographs, joined in every household activity and made friends with the neighbours, which gave the material for the first book. The subsequent book arose from our holidays in the country which they were most happy to join in