Ursula K. Le Guin
(1929 - 2018)
Ursula Kroeber Le Guin (October 21, 1929) is an American author of novels, children’s books, and short stories, mainly in the genres of fantasy and science fiction. She has also written poetry and essays. First published in the 1960s, her work has often depicted futuristic or imaginary alternative worlds in politics, natural environment, religion, and ethnography.
Thelma, Roger, James and Harriet Tabby were born in a dumpster, but they have wings.
Catwings Return (1989)
James and Harriet Tabby return to visit their mother and return home with a little sister, Jane.
Jane on Her Own (1999)
Jane returns to the city to have adventures.
Wonderful Alexander and the Catwings (1994)
Jane, a cat with wings, rescues Alexander, who is lost and stuck in the top of a pine tree.