Debra Harrison’s book, Lottie Got Lost, was one of our many August 2020 releases. This children’s book involves a beautiful cat waking up in a strange place, and her journey home. Will she find her way home? Or will she be happy with her new life? This immersive story is brilliant for younger children, engaging them from the very first page.
Want to know some cool facts about cats? Great! Below is a collection of facts guaranteed to surprise you.
There are over 500 million domestic cats in the world. That’s a lot of cats for a lot of owners!
In Alaska, a cat was elected mayor and stayed in office for twenty years! An orange tabby cat called Stubbs was the mayor of Talkeetna, a small town in Alaska. Unfortunately, he had no actual power but he was immensely loved by locals.
Humans, dogs and chimps are not the only animals to have gone into space. Felicette, also known as ‘Astrocat’, was the first and only cat to go to space. This unexpected event occurred in October 1963.
Want to know about speed? The average house cat can reach speeds of up to 30 miles per hour! To put that into perspective, that speed would beat Usain Bolt in a 200-metre sprint!
When his owner passed away, a very fortunate feline named Blackie was given an incredibly handsome amount of money, totalling up to £7 million. Yes, the cat received a fortune of £7 million pounds!
Make sure to grab a copy of Debra Harrison’s Lottie Got Lost HERE!
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