Mary Casanova, ill. by Ard Hoyt (FSG/Macmillan 2012)(ages 2+). Violet was a queen and was meant to rule. But she had been imprisoned in a facility far beneath her station. Naturally, when gawkers happened by, she would arch her back and hiss. Usually, said gawkers would take away a kitten (likewise imprisoned) and go away. One day, a man and a woman came by and instantly recognized Violet's royal virtues. So they took her home with them. Their home, alas, was occupied by two large canines! What was a queen to do?
SOME CAT! is a lovely