The story takes place in rural Maine when a mean old farmer takes two wonderful Maine Coon cats, George and Martha, into captivity. They’re thrown into a cold and dark barn and ordered to kill mice. Martha gives birth to a kitten they name Ri Ra. Ri Ra is a Scottish Gaelic name for “King of the Roar.” The story revolves around the adventures that Ri Ra and his parents have as they plan a daring escape. During their adventures they meet lots of other animals, and before long they’re joined by all their newfound friends as they journey back home.
A family of cats is taken from their loving home and has a number of adventures on their way back to freedom and the elderly lady who loves them. The Adventures of Ri Ra, a novella by John C. Elliott. Available from Amazon, other fine eBook vendors and Gypsy Shadow Publishing at: http://www.gypsyshadow.com/JohnCElliott.html#RiRa