Florence and the Mischievous Kitten by Megan Rix
Model Number: 9780241369128
Scamp is a tiny escaped house kitten. Beth is the young girl who finds him lost in the middle of London.
When Beth discovers that the kitten belongs to the famous Miss Florence Nightingale, an unlikely friendship begins between the great lady, her mischievous pet, and penniless Beth.
Then Beth’s sister Iris is struck down with a terrible illness and everyone blames the dreadful conditions at the factory where she works. And with Beth set to follow in her sister’s footsteps as a factory worker, it’s not only Iris’s fate that hands in the balance...
With the help of Beth’s new friends, can the sisters build themselves a different future?
For ages approx. 6-9 years.