NEW BOOK! The Astronaut’s Cat

The Astronaut’s Cat, a new picture book by Tohby Riddle, is out now! This is the first book by Tohby Riddle ever released during a pandemic lockdown. It is published by Allen & Unwin (April 2020) and if you go to the publisher’s page for it there are Teachers’ Notes and also illustrated author notes on the making of the book. For those who can’t get out to a bookshop, or can’t find an open one, there are some sample spreads from the book below.

The astronaut’s cat is an inside cat – on the Moon! But she dreams about the strange outside world – and the mysterious blue ball that rises into the ink-black sky …