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Walker, Kathryn, 1957-

This book introduces children to the world of cats. It takes a look at some wild relatives of the domestic cat. It also explains how kittens change as they grow

Hardback, Book. English.
Published London: Wayland, 2007
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Statement of responsibility: Kathryn Walker
ISBN: 0750252529, 9780750252522
Note: Includes index.
Physical Description: 24 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm.
Series: See how they grow
Subject: Cats Juvenile literature.


  1. What is a cat?
  2. Wild cats
  3. Domestic cats
  4. A kitten is born
  5. Growing up
  6. Cat senses
  7. Understanding cats
  8. Many coats and colours
  9. Chossing a pet cat
  10. Caring for a cat
  11. Glossary
  12. Index

Author note

Kathryn Walker has worked on books for children and adults both as a

writer and editor for over twenty years. She specializes in educational

non-fiction books.


An explanation of each animal is followed by a series of spreads showing a stage in the life cycle of each animal. From birth to adulthood, we see what each animal eats, where they live, the different types and their characteristics.