Bad Cat, Good Cat by Lynne Reid Banks
HarperCollins ISBN 9780007419043
David and Paloma, his friend next door, absolutely love cats and everything to do with them. When David is given Turk for his birthday he thinks his snow-white cat is the most beautiful thing ever. However things are not always as they seem. Paloma soon has her own cat and when the humans go away the two very different cats have to fend for themselves - and each other. This is a fantastic story of two animals and two children written with great insight into the lives of each one of them. It is an exciting adventure that will delight both boys and girls.