Fred’s owners, Sophie and Nick think he is the laziest cat in the world, but who knows what goes on after dark?
It’s only after their beloved pet dies, that they discovers he has been leading an exciting double life . . .

'Enchanting, an instant classic' Sunday Telegraph

'Fred is pure delight' Guardian


Posy Simmonds is the author of many books for adults and children, including Gemma Bovery, Lulu and the Flying Babies and Fred, the film of which was nominated for an Oscar. She has won international awards for her work, including the Grand Prix 2009 de la Critique Bande Dessiné for Tamara Drewe. Both Gemma Bovery and Tamara Drewe have been made into successful feature films. She lives in London.


Brilliantly entertaining

Julia Eccleshare, Lovereading

A delightful read that will make you smile from the inside out


This is vintage Posy Simmonds, so you can be sure that you’re going to get something unusual


Charming and funny story which could comfort children who have lost a pet.


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