THE WISHING  BALL

Farrar Straus Giroux, February 2006

THE WISHING BALL is now available  in Spanish and English from Bab'l Books!

Purchase here.

"Immensely satisfying, the story is brought visually to life by Kleven’s naïf artwork, which employs watercolors and bits of collage to make crowded, cozy pictures--with a needy, determined, darling kitty right in the middle of it all.” 

 --Booklist


“Kleven’s colors are bright and cheerful, her characters are charmingly expressive and her brushstrokes are lively and energetic.”
 --Kirkus Reviews

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Immensely satisfying, the story is brought visually to life by Kleven’s naïf artwork, which employs 
watercolors and bits of collage to make crowded, cozy pictures--with a needy, determined, darling 
kitty right in the middle of it all.” 
 --Booklist


“Kleven’s colors are bright and cheerful, her characters are charmingly expressive and her 
brushstrokes are lively and energetic.”
 --Kirkus Reviews

 

Some of my own beloved cats:

 

 

 

 

THE WISHING BALL in Japanese and Korean: