"Cat lovers will go wild for this work, as will poets and dreamers. Ages 8-up."
-starred review, Publisher's Weekly
"With their magical grace, wide range and easy humor, the verse brings to mind the work of Robert Louis Stevenson. Each poem is a gem, but the sum is even greater than its parts."
-San Francisco Chronicle Book Review
- 1998 New York Public Library 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing
- Top 100 Books of 1998 You've Got to Have in Your Library, Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books