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! Previously published as A Test for the Time-Travelling Cat.
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. Escaping problems in his own contemporary world, 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.
Issues of bullying, vegetarianism and animal rights feature i nthe contemporary section of the novel, which blend effortlessly into the exciting times in Elizabethan England for the time-slip part.
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'’What do you say, our map-making magician, our astrological physician, our treasure-seeking geographer? What have you seen in your magical mirrors?’'
Ka the time-travelling cat has disappeared again, and Topher knows that she is in terrible danger. For Ka has gone to Tudor England, a time when cats were tortured. Topher must try to find her, and in doing so, meets up with Doctor Dee – magician and astronomer to Queen Elizabeth I. But Doctor Dee is searching for something far more important than a cat. He must satisfy the Queen by finding the elusive Philosopher’s stone.About the Author:
Julia Jarman was a teacher before becoming a full-time writer of children’s books. Her first book was a story she used to tell her children at bedtime, When Poppy Ran Away. Julia’s Jessame stories, also for younger readers, have enjoyed years of success. Her older fictiion centres on historical time-slip fiction which links in with National Curriculum History topics. She lives just north of Bedford with her husband, Peter, and two cats.
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