Meet Doorkins, the smallest yet most recognisable member of the Cathedral. With wedding guests to entertain, meetings with the Queen to attend and tired staff to look after, Doorkins has a busy week lined up ahead of her.

Following the real life exploits of Doorkins, Southwark Cathedral's self-proclaimed 'Magnificat', this charming picture book gives a complete tour of the Cathedral, and is sure to raise a smile on the face of any cathedral attendee, or fan of cats.



ISBN: 9781785923579
Audience: Children / Juvenile
Format: Hardback
Number of Pages: 40
Publication Date: 21 Aug 2017
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Publication City, Country: London, United Kingdom
Dimensions (cm): 21.6(H) x 30(L) x 1(W)
Weight (gm): 380



Southwark Cathedral is part of the fabric of London and Doorkins is part and parcel of the Southwark Cathedral family. I have very fond memories of my visits to Southwark Cathedral - each one with Doorkins taking pride of place. -- Sadiq Khan, Mayor of London
Doorkins performs an important function in Cathedral worship, and I know will appreciate this public expression of gratitude. -- Prunella Scales, Actress & Timothy West, Actor
Many years ago Doorkins came and made her home with us. She isn't just a cat, she has become a much loved friend and this delightful book reflects that. -- The Very Reverend Andrew Nunn, Dean of Southwark Cathedral


Author Biography

Lisa Gutwein is a doctor (MD), and is married to one of the vergers at Southwark Cathedral. Rowan Ambrose works as a dentist and is also part of the congregation at Southwark Cathedral.
Doorkins the Cathedral Cat

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