The Cat Who Wished To Be A Man Author:Lloyd Alexander It was a simple wish: Lionel wanted to be a man instead of a cat. But when Magister Stephanus reluctantly grants that wish, Lionel quickly discovers that being human is far more complicated than he had imagined. The world he enters in nearby Brightford town is an odd mix of greed and generosity, cruelty and kindness, stone-hearted evil and open... more »-hearted love.
What's a cat-or a man, for that matter-to do in such a world?
Will Lionel ever be able to become a cat again?
Will be even want to?
Bursting at the seams with larger-than-life characters, boisterous, funny, and harrowing in turns. "The Cat Who Wished To Be A Man" is a charming fantasy-and a deep look at just what it means to be human.« less