News and Reviews

Quotes from kids who read Cat Burglar slightly early...

'Full of adventure, this book is amazing and lures you into a world of mystery where literally anything can happen. If you like animals, anguish and most of all, a thief-centred story, this the book for you. Good and brilliant for all ages, I can't wait for the next book.'  Eve – age 12

‘I really enjoyed reading this book. It was full of twists and turns. I think the characters were extremely interesting. I can’t wait for the next one!’ Saskia - age 11

‘Dear Tamsin, I really enjoyed reading your book! It's excellent! One of the things I loved was how the characters (especially Scar) really come to life and you feel as if you really know them. The story line is very interesting and in some places quite moving. I really enjoyed reading the book and can't wait for the sequel. Love Matilda x’ Age 12

‘This book was amazing.  It had suspense, thrills, imagination and surprises leaping from page to page.  It felt so real.  I loved the relationship between Scar and Ethan and I want to be able to shape shift myself!! Awesome!  I couldn't put this book down and in truth it was the best book I have ever read.  I can't wait to read the next one and hear about Scar's new adventures and what she might get up to.’ Imi – age 11

'Scar is so adventurous and amazing, I loved her character. I really liked the idea that there could be a cat burglar in your school and you wouldn't know anything about it! The book was a real page-turner with lots of unexpected twists. I couldn't put it down!' Kate – age 11

‘Excitement on every page, I didn’t want it to end. Great characters. Scar is different to any other girl I’ve ever met.’ Amy - age 10

‘Best book I've ever read!! The story is really gripping and makes me want to keep turning pages. Scar's adventures are so daring, dangerous and full of surprises!!’ Rebecca - age 10

‘The story has a brilliant plot and it's a book where you can live in the pages, to be Scarlet and experience her adventures as if the bracelet is in your blood stream. I love the way Scarlet and her dad have a really close bond and a strong commitment to each other. Father and daughter by day, cat burglars by night. A really exhilarating read. Fantastic, fun, fierce it's defiantly the book to get your hands on.’     Connie - age 11