The Cat Who Walked a Thousand Miles
Publish date: 2009
Pages no: 55
Edition language: English
A Cat sets out for a journey through historical Japan - and it takes us along for a ride. Personally, I've found the action a bit too slow - albeit I need to admit that it helped with building the mood - it was hard to carry on sometimes. I loved the art though!
Japan. Cats. Stories passed from one person to another. The conclusion that everybody has their own stories. Gorgeous illustrations. What's not to love?The Cat Who Walked a Thousand Miles reminded me a lot of Tailchaser's Song. It follows that same idea of cats having a rich cultural background. The...
Set in Japan many years ago, this story began with a family of female cats living in the garden of an abandoned house, where they have all the comforts they could wish for - trees to climb, mice to hunt, streams of water, etc. These cats teach other the fudoki; the tales of their ancestors, passed d...