Books published by Dancing Cat Books


Secrets from Myself

Dancing Cat Books | March 22, 2017 | 180 pages
Eleven-year-old Katelyn has always had voices and visions. She's long suspected she was hearing from past lives. But when she runs away from home and hides out with an old friend in Vancouver, things become more real. She even finds herself writing the words of someone else in a diary: the words of... More Info

The Marrow Thieves

Dancing Cat Books | April 15, 2017 | 180 pages
In a future world ravaged by global warming, people have lost the ability to dream, and the dreamlessness has led to widespread madness. The only people still able to dream are North America's indigenous population, and it is their marrow that holds the cure for the rest of the world. But getting... More Info

Love, Ish

Dancing Cat Books | April 22, 2017 | 180 pages
Mischa "Ish" Love knows she'll be one of the first settlers on Mars. She's applied to - and been rejected from - the Mars Now project forty-seven times, but the mission won't leave for ten years, and Ish hasn't given up hope. She also hasn't given up hope that Tig will be her best friend again.... More Info


Dancing Cat Books | March 15, 2017 | 180 pages
Terrified of being targeted by bullies for being overweight, Lionel tries to go through Grade 8 attracting as little notice as possible. But he discovers something about himself: he's fast. And Lionel takes up running. That leads to joining a running group, and being recruited for the school track... More Info

The Darkhouse

Dancing Cat Books | May 1, 2017 | 240 pages
Gemma knows her father is an amateur scientist...but she didn't know that she was one of his experiments.  More Info

The Turing Machinists

Dancing Cat Books | April 16, 2016 | 180 pages
At seventeen, Del's world seems to be falling apart. He's managed his Asperger's well, has a solid group of friends in his special needs class at school, and even manages to get by among people who don't understand his brand of communication.But his parents are splitting up, and Del is certain he... More Info


Dancing Cat Books | May 14, 2016 | 224 pages
Imagine a world where sickness is a cure.  More Info


Dancing Cat Books | September 1, 2014 | 224 pages
In the wake of her mother's death, Lyssa Thomson flees her oppressive stepfather and heads for Halifax intent on attending university and leaving her past behind. But things don't go as planned and with nowhere to turn she's forced to reconnect with her estranged step brother, Aidan. After finding... More Info