Author(s): Kes Gray
Using tombstones for tables and headstones for seating, The neighbourhood cats called a mice-catching meeting. What are the churchyard cats to do? There are mice running all over the place and they need to be stopped! But mouse catching is not as easy as you'd think, and the cats soon find that no matter how many times they try, they always end up with empty paws ...
A classic tale of cat and mouse, written to support a beloved local church
Kes Gray wrote The Mice in the Churchyard to support his local church, and every cat in his village is featured within the pages of this classic story. Kes has pledged to donate his book royalties to the church to guarantee its upkeep and secure it's place within the village for years to come. Kes is the author of the award-winning Eat Your Peas (Red Fox). He also wrote four titles in the acclaimed Daisy young fiction series (Red Fox) - all of which are illustrated by Nick Sharratt. Kes lives in Essex with his wife and children. www.kesgray.com Sally Anne Lambert has been an illustrator and watercolour artist for 20 years. Sally lives in Crosby, Merseyside. www.sallyannelambert.com