What inspired you to write your book?
Our sweet and gentle Sacred Birman cat Lucy was the inspiration for this book. We wrote the book together with her. Lucy fully authorized me to interpret her message in human language.
About your Book:
Do you like cats? In this illustrated children’s book Lucy The Cat” (ISBN-13: 978-1494444136) you will meet Lucy, the curious, gentle, cute Sacred Birman cat. Especially if you are a cat lover you will enjoy this book and it is excellent reading for children from 3 to 8 years. After reading this book you will certainly love Lucy The Cat as much as I do. When Lucy was a small kitten she had to move away from her cat mama. Now she lives happily with her human foster mom and dad. She is always very busy because she wants to help her mom and dad in all kind of daily chores. She loves especially watering flowers, because water is a big mystery. And of course she is the boss in the house, she has the final say. Lucy loves everyone and wants to be your friend. Let Lucy tell her own story with beautiful pictures and her own words. Meow to everyone!
Book Genre: Children’s books, Cats
What formats are your books in
Both eBook and Print
How do you see writing a book in the Pet Genre as different from writing other genres of books?
It is more intimate relationship compared to writing about outside world or fiction about people.
Advice to someone that is thinking about or currently working on a pet book
Discuss with your pet and agree with her/him what you can write about.
How did you decide how to publish your book and where is it published through:
This book was via Createspace/Amazon KDP. I felt it most flexible way, because this my first illustrated Children’s book in English. Worldwide distribution was the key.
Pertti A Pietarinen was born in Polvijärvi, Finland and studied mathematics and computer sciences at the University in Helsinki, Finland. For thirty-eight years he worked in international ICT firms, e.g. Nokia, in Finland, U.S.A and Japan. During his busy business career years he always had a dream to start writing books.. He has been an author since 2010. His first illustrated children’s book in English “Lucy The Cat” (ISBN-13: 978-1494444136) was published in February 2014 as e-book and print and is available in all Amazon stores and in other Web stores. His illustrated fairy tale book “Kissa Kiiskinen sankarina ja muita satuja” in Finnish published in March 2014. His three first books are available only in Finnish and they are Christian genre. “Lucy The Cat” is the first book in a series of books. He has various book projects in English and in Finnish WIP.