Cath Howe is an author and teacher working in South West London. Cath is known for her warm optimistic books that open up discussions around empathy, friendship and resilience.
Her titles for 9-12 year-olds centre on relatable child characters in real-world situations. They depict the challenges faced by friendships and families, with a light touch. Ella on the Outside was published by Nosy Crow in 2018 followed by Not My Fault, How to be Me, The Insiders and My Life on Fire.
Call The Puffins for age 5+ is a chapter book series illustrated by Ella Okstad. It tells the story of a team of young puffin recruits training to do rescues on the Island of Egg.
Let’s Perform, published by Bloomsbury, contains short drama scripts (monologues and duologues) together with suggestions for young performers interested in writing their own. This is an ideal book for schools wanting to build their own drama and speaking festivals.
Cath is represented by Anne Clark Literary Agency, and a member of The Society of Authors, CWISL (Childrens Writers and Illustrators for Stories and Literacy) and NAWE (National Society for Writers in Education).