A story about a fisherman's cat called Surtsey, a cat who disobeys his master. One day, unbeknown to the fisherman, Surtsey jumps aboard his master's fishing boat, and sails out to sea. Suddenly there is a storm, and by accident Surtsey falls into the raging sea. This opens up a whole new world of adventures.
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Hilary Roper is a trained artist and teacher. Her first book, 'Macfaddian's Finest Hour', was published in 1990. The set of illustrations went on display with the Natiuonal Trust for ten years at Sudbury Hall in Derbyshire, on the recommendation of HRH Prince Charles. Hilary has commercially illustrated books and cards and undertaken many commissions. She has also held three major art exhibitions, and taught art and English. She works from her home studio.