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The Home-made Cat Cafe


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Isla Palmer is CRAZY about cats - SUPER-IN-LOVE crazy - but her vet-nurse mum has never let her have one. Then Isla meets Poppy, a gorgeous cat in need of a loving home, and comes up with the perfect way to convince Mum.

It's not long before Poppy has transformed life at the Palmers' - everyone is happier, especially Gran, and even Isla's older sister Tilda admits she likes having Poppy around. But Poppy isn't the only one in need of a home and soon their
house is full of cats. With Mum at her wits' end, Isla needs to come up with a plan and fast!

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26th March '16
I read it myself (an adult)
The Home-made Cat Cafe 9781847156723
5 stars
What a lovely little book about a young girl who has always wanted a cat to find all of a sudden they have a handful! 
A beautifully written book with gorgeous black and white illustrations. 
Highly recommended!
18th April '16
RiRi read it themselves aged 7 aged 7
The Home-made Cat Cafe 9781847156723
5 stars
I really liked the story, it was funny and interesting. I love cats and wish I could have a cat cafe too.
22nd April '16
Phoebe08 read it themselves aged 8 aged 8
The Home-made Cat Cafe 9781847156723
5 stars
I absolutely loved this book. It is about a family who love cats. It is about how some unwanted cats bring a family together. I enjoyed reading all about the cats and kittens and learnt  a bit about them. The story was set in a vets and a family home. I thought the all the characters were warm and friendly. I enjoyed everything about this book and couldn't put it down. 
21st September '16
CreeperDNA read it themselves aged 10 aged 10
The Home-made Cat Cafe 9781847156723
4 stars
This book is a very good one with lovable characters and a great storyline. The plot is about a girl called Isla, who LOVES cats (she is cat crazy!) and wants to get one of her own. The problem is, her Mom doesn't allow it, but when the cat sanctuary becomes full, Isla offers to take in Poppy for the time being, eventually turning their house into a cat café!

I am a HUGE cat fan like Isla, and also like her, we can't get a cat. This was a perfect book for me. Isla, Milo and co. really bond with the cats and it's nice to see love shared between them.

I give this book a 5/5. It's brilliant.
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Katrina Charman wanted be a children's writer ever since she was eleven and her school teacher set her class the task of writing an epilogue to Roald Dahl's Matilda. The experience ignited her love of reading and writing and a desire to be a children's author. In 2014 Katrina won the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators' Undiscovered Voices Co...

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Katrina Charman lives in a small village in South East England with her husband and three daughters. She was a winner of the SCBWI's Undiscovered Voices Competition in 2014 and is the author of The Ninjabread Man. Since graduating from Loughborough University with a degree in Ill...

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