by: Laura Lee
Hardcover picture book
11.5 x 10 inches
Release date: October 16, 2018
About the Book
In a world filled with many wonderful things, Miki only sees cats.
Until one seemingly unspectacular day, something special arrives.
About the Author/Illustrator
Laura Lee grew up on the wild mountains of West Virginia where she spent most of her days collecting rocks, climbing trees, and observing the miniature life of ants. Many years later, after a long career in design, she decided one day to pick up a pen and make a book. This is her first picture book.
Laura lives in Northern California with husband, David, and son, Oliver.
Cover and title page font by Carrie Chan. Carrie Chan’s website is: aperfectsomething.com
From Kirkus Reviews, June 26, 2018:
A visually captivating read for anyone who has always wanted cats to literally be everywhere.
From Midwest Book Review, August 2018:
Engagingly illustrated and charmingly written by Laura lee, "Cat Eyes" is a very special picture book story for children ages 5 to 7 and will prove to be an immediately and enduringly popular addition to family, preschool, elementary school, and community library collections for young readers.
From Publishers Weekly, August 2018
The minimal, descriptive text is quickly read, the better for readers to scour the pages for cats blithely doing improbable things: running a hot dog stand at the neighborhood pool, busking in the subway, appearing in a mashed potato masterpiece.
Find some fun coloring sheets from Cat Eyes on Laura's website here.