Jane on Her Own - Catwings, Bk 4 Author:Ursula K. Le Guin, S. D. Schindler (Illustrator) Jane is the youngest of the five Catwings, cats who have wings and can fly. She lives on a farm with her brothers and sisters, but while they are content, she is restless and longs for adventure. Her sister Harriet warns her that "If human beings saw cats with wings, they'd put us in cages." But Jane refuses to listen... and when s... more »he flies to the city, she becomes the captive of a man who wants to make her a TV star. Jane has to figure out a way to escape, to regain her friends and her freedom.« less
Fourth in the Catwing series by noted Sci Fi/Fantasy writer Ursula LeGuin. Just add wings and adroit aerobatics to a cat and you have a fun, exciting, imagination prodding series. In this story, Jane, a restless, winged young cat, decides to branch out on her own and leave the safety of her loving home. A good story, with some thought provoking ideas.