Books written by Marta Altes

The King Cat

Pan Macmillan | January 14, 2016 | 32 pages
Meet a cat who is the king of his house, until something terrible happens! Someone else arrives and they are dribbly and disgusting. Will King Cat ever get used to having a dog around?A brilliantly observed, fantastically funny story about friendship, compromise and adjusting to change. Perfect for... More Info

My New Home

Macmillan Children's Books | February 1, 2015 | 32 pages
We've just moved house and I feel so far from home . . . Moving to a new home can sometimes feel scary and a little bit lonely, but this little racoon soon discovers that wherever you go adventures soon follow. A beautiful and uplifting story about moving house, making friends and finding a new... More Info

My New Home

Macmillan Children's Books | June 5, 2014 | 32 pages
Weâe(tm)ve just moved house and I feel so far from home . . . Moving to a new home can sometimes feel scary and a little bit lonely, but this little racoon soon discovers that wherever you go adventures soon follow. A beautiful and uplifting story about moving house, making friends and finding a... More Info

I Am an Artist

Macmillan Children's Books | June 5, 2014 | 32 pages
Meet the boy who canâe(tm)t stop creating art! He loves colours, shapes, textures and EVERYTHING inspires him: his socks, the contents of the fridge, even his cat gets a new coat (of paint!). But thereâe(tm)s just one problem: his mum isnâe(tm)t quite so enthusiastic. A sharp, silly, fabulously... More Info

My Grandpa

MacMillan Children's Books | September 1, 2012 | 32 pages
A moving and memorable book about the very special relationship between an elderly grandfather and his adoring grandson, this unique look at old age through the eyes of a young bear is big-hearted, poignant and beautifully observed. A stunning picture book debut from Marta Altés, an exciting new... More Info