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Kitty and the Runaway Train
Kitty and the Runaway Train

Kitty and the Runaway Train

By Paula Harrison, Illustrated by Jenny Løvlie




128 Pages, 5.25 x 7.5

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $7.99 (US $7.99) (CA $10.99)

Publication Date: June 2024

ISBN 9781382052276

Rights: US & CA

Oxford University Press (Jun 2024)
Oxford Children’s

Price: $7.99


Meet Kitty. A superhero-in-training, with cat-like superpowers!

All aboard for the latest Kitty adventure! Join the superhero as she races after the runaway Red Rocket steam train.

Join Kitty and her cat crew on the rooftops for a series of enchanting adventures by the light of the moon. Here, Kitty will discover that being a superhero is about more than using her special abilities—she must learn to be courageous too.


“An amusing story of bravery and self-confidence . . . A sweet series opener, especially for the cat lovers in the chapter-book set.” — Kirkus Reviews on Kitty and the Moonlight Rescue

Author Biography

Before launching a successful writing career, Paula Harrison was a Primary school teacher. Her years of teaching taught her what children like in stories and how they respond to humor and suspense. She went on to put her experience to good use, writing many successful stories for young readers.

Jenny Løvlie is a Norwegian illustrator, designer, creative, foodie and bird enthusiast. She is fascinated by the strong bond between humans and animals and loves using bold colors and shapes in her work. Her picture book The Girls won the Waterstones Children's Book Prize Illustrated Book of the Year 2019.