Vincent Comes Home

Ages: 4 - 8Publisher: Roaring Brook Press


Vincent the cat has lived a charmed life onboard a container ship since he was a kitten. He sleeps where he wants, has plenty of ?sh, and is friends with the sailors. Seagulls provide plenty of entertainment. One day, Vincent follows a sailor and experiences what home is like for him. Finally, he bumps into the captain, who takes him back to the ship. The joyful reunion makes for a splendid ending. The illustrations are done in watercolor and pen and ink, and the ?nal page is priceless.

Mary Hollowell ©2018 Parents’ Choice

Mary Hollowell is a parent, a science teacher, and a naturalist. She lives in Peachtree City, Georgia.