Illustrations : CAROLINE MAGERL (Born 1964)

ALONG THE SHORE AND ONTO THE PIER, THUNKETTY, THUNK ON THE WOODEN BOARDS by CAROLINE MAGERL

ALONG THE SHORE AND ONTO THE PIER, THUNKETTY, THUNK ON THE WOODEN BOARDS

'DOES THIS CAT BELONG TO YOU?' 
'NO' by CAROLINE MAGERL

'DOES THIS CAT BELONG TO YOU?' 'NO'

BUT IN THE WAVES AND FOLDS OF MAYA'S BLANKETS, MOBY PURRED A SMALL AND WARM RUMBLY PURR by CAROLINE MAGERL

BUT IN THE WAVES AND FOLDS OF MAYA'S BLANKETS, MOBY PURRED A SMALL AND WARM RUMBLY PURR

THAT NIGHT, THE SKY THUNDERED AND THE RAIN HOSED DOWN by CAROLINE MAGERL

THAT NIGHT, THE SKY THUNDERED AND THE RAIN HOSED DOWN

MAYA SAID GOODBYE AND RODE HOME, TRYING HER BEST NOT TO WOBBLE by CAROLINE MAGERL

MAYA SAID GOODBYE AND RODE HOME, TRYING HER BEST NOT TO WOBBLE

AND GAVE HER KITTEN TO MAYA
'NEVER SEEN A KITTY SO SEASICK' FRITZ AND IRMA AGREED by CAROLINE MAGERL

AND GAVE HER KITTEN TO MAYA 'NEVER SEEN A KITTY SO SEASICK' FRITZ AND IRMA AGREED

CAT WAS HOME. THEY CELEBRATED WITH TEACAKES SHAPED LIKE STARFISH.
MAYA SNIFFED ... JUST A LITTLE ... BECAUSE SHE WOULD MISS CAT by CAROLINE MAGERL

CAT WAS HOME. THEY CELEBRATED WITH TEACAKES SHAPED LIKE STARFISH. MAYA SNIFFED ... JUST A LITTLE ... BECAUSE SHE WOULD MISS CAT

CAT SPRANG CIRCUS-LION STYLE, AS FRITZ AND IRMA, BEAMING AND CALLING, THREW THEIR ARMS INTO THE AIR by CAROLINE MAGERL

CAT SPRANG CIRCUS-LION STYLE, AS FRITZ AND IRMA, BEAMING AND CALLING, THREW THEIR ARMS INTO THE AIR

THIS TIME MAYA FOLLOWED CAT'S NOSE. DOWN THROUGH THE TOWN AND ACROSS THE PARK by CAROLINE MAGERL

THIS TIME MAYA FOLLOWED CAT'S NOSE. DOWN THROUGH THE TOWN AND ACROSS THE PARK

MAYA PLODDED HOME, WHERE CAT WAS NEATLY SEATED IN HER BICYCLE BASKET by CAROLINE MAGERL

MAYA PLODDED HOME, WHERE CAT WAS NEATLY SEATED IN HER BICYCLE BASKET

CAT DIDN'T BLINK ONCE AND DISAPPEARED AROUND THE CORNER by CAROLINE MAGERL

CAT DIDN'T BLINK ONCE AND DISAPPEARED AROUND THE CORNER

'HAVE YOU LOST A CAT?'
'PROBABLY NOT' by CAROLINE MAGERL

'HAVE YOU LOST A CAT?' 'PROBABLY NOT'

MAYA KNOCKED ON THE DOOR AND ASKED, 'DO YOU BELONG TO THIS CAT' 
'NO' by CAROLINE MAGERL

MAYA KNOCKED ON THE DOOR AND ASKED, 'DO YOU BELONG TO THIS CAT' 'NO'

MAYA PLACED A NEW CAN OF FISH IN HER POCKET AND SET OUT TO FIND CAT'S HOME.
CAT FOLLOWED POLITELY BEHIND by CAROLINE MAGERL

MAYA PLACED A NEW CAN OF FISH IN HER POCKET AND SET OUT TO FIND CAT'S HOME. CAT FOLLOWED POLITELY BEHIND

CAT CLIMBED HIGH AND WRAPPED HERSELF UP IN A SOGGY TAIL. MAYA WATCHED HER, FLOATING ABOVE
A THOUSAND LIT WINDOWS. ONE WINDOW MUST BE CAT'S OWN. THEN – PAD PAD THUMP by CAROLINE MAGERL

CAT CLIMBED HIGH AND WRAPPED HERSELF UP IN A SOGGY TAIL. MAYA WATCHED HER, FLOATING ABOVE A THOUSAND LIT WINDOWS. ONE WINDOW MUST BE CAT'S OWN. THEN – PAD PAD THUMP

PAD PAD THUMP, IN PERFECTLY QUIET FUR BOOTS,
CAT CAME TO SEE – AND ATE EVERY OILY SILVER MORSEL! by CAROLINE MAGERL

PAD PAD THUMP, IN PERFECTLY QUIET FUR BOOTS, CAT CAME TO SEE – AND ATE EVERY OILY SILVER MORSEL!

SO MAYA SENT OUT A BOATFUL OF FISH, UNDER A TINY TIN SAIL AND WAITED BEHIND A OPEN DOOR by CAROLINE MAGERL

SO MAYA SENT OUT A BOATFUL OF FISH, UNDER A TINY TIN SAIL AND WAITED BEHIND A OPEN DOOR

FOR FEATHER BOAS, SHE WOULDN'T COME DOWN... NOR PINK SHOELACES OR A POMPOM ON A STICK by CAROLINE MAGERL

FOR FEATHER BOAS, SHE WOULDN'T COME DOWN... NOR PINK SHOELACES OR A POMPOM ON A STICK

ON A ROOF, AS WET AS A SEAL, AS GREY AS A PUDDLE, CAT WAS RUMBLING, A RUMBLY PURR by CAROLINE MAGERL

ON A ROOF, AS WET AS A SEAL, AS GREY AS A PUDDLE, CAT WAS RUMBLING, A RUMBLY PURR

MAYA & CAT by CAROLINE MAGERL

MAYA & CAT