SF Said's first book, Varjak Paw, won the Nestle Smarties Prize for Children's Literature. The sequel, The Outlaw Varjak Paw, won the BBC Blue Peter Book of the Year. Phoenix is Said's third book. He has written widely about literature, films and the arts for The Guardian and The Daily Telegraph, and works regularly with CLPE, promoting reading and literacy in schools.
Having saved the city cats from a fate worse than death, Varjak Paw finds himself the elected and popular leader of a new gang - a gang that supports freedom and kindness for all. But will the pressure take its toll on this brave yet sometimes naive cat? ...[SEE MORE]