An exciting and adventurous time-slip novel which also features Sir Francis Drake and the Golden Hind and – in the present time – issues of vegetarianism and animal rights!
When Topher and his cat Ka escape from Ancient Egypt in The Time Travelling Cat, Topher begs Ka not to go time travelling again. But Ka disappears again leaving only the word RICHEMONT on Topher’s computer screen. Topher tracks Ka down to Tudor times and finds himself in the household of Dr Dee – scientist, geographer, inventor and astrologer… and trusted adviser of Queen Elizabeth I.
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Where was Ka?
'When' was Ka?
Ka. the time-travelling cat, has disappeared, leaving just one clue – a word on Topher’s computer screen: “R*iche mou*nt”
When Topher discovers that ‘Richemount’ meant ‘Richmond’ in Tudor times, he fears that Ka is in terrible danger. For in Tudor England, cats were tortured. Topher must try and find her and in doing so meets up with Doctor Dee – magician and astronomer to Queen Elizabeth I.
An exciting and transporting fantasy, exploring both contemporary and ancient issues.About the Author:
Julia Jarman was born in 1946, and lives in Bedford with her husband and three cats. She has three grown-up children who have all left home.
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Book Description HARPERCOLLINSCHILDRENSBOOKS, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 6752985