Alasdair Hutton & William Gorman

The Castle Cat

Church Hall
In person event
Sat 25 Sep
12:00 UK

After following some soldiers to their barracks, a lost and hungry kitten finds himself with a new life in Edinburgh Castle. After such a big change for a small kitten, will he ever be able to feel at home in the busy bustle of city life? 

Illustrated by William Gorman

The Castle Cat is available from the Wigtown Book Festival shop HERE

Wigtown Book Festival Events

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