Tiger and Cat are the best of friends. So, when Tiger has to go away to Tiger camp to earn his stripes, not for a few hours, but for weeks, months, years maybe... Cat is left with an empty house a lonely heart.
As it turns out Tiger isn't very good at doing Tiger things. And besides, he misses drinking tea with Cat. This is a story about finding where you belong and someone who likes your stripes just the way they are.
"In this appealing debut picture book from Melbourne illustrator Allira Tee, two animals recognise the value of their friendship...Tiger & Cat is one of those simple tales of friendship and belonging told in sweet dialogue and adorable illustrations".
Books and Publishing
"This gorgeous young reader, preschool appropriate picture book, discusses friendship and loss... Tiger & Cat is one of those simple tales of friendship and belonging told in sweet dialogue and adorable illustrations. ."
CBCA Reading Time
"A story with lovely messaging. Tee's stunning illustrations bring the book to life. She has created two loveable characters that readers will want to see more of...children will get a lot out of this story, as it looks at the importance of being true to yourself and finding people who like you just the way you are."
"Belonging, caring and embracing our differences are key themes of Melbourne graphic artist Allira Tee's debut children's book all about special friends...This is a sweet tale of friends who are different in some ways but compliment one another".
Weekend Herald Sun