A timeless fairy tale book you’ll absolutely fall in love with just a few pages into the story. The character of Mikes, a little black cat from the village Hrusice, is unforgettable. He lives with the cobbler’s family and is friends with their sonPepík. Along with their buddies Pašík (pig), Bobeš (goat) and later also Nácíček (silly kitten), they joke around and go on various adventures.At one point Mikes decides to explore the world and the readers get to follow him on his crazy travels. He even joins the circus for a while! Eventually, he returns to his hometown, though, and enjoys his time with the children again. The book has two parts, written by Lada in 1935 and 1936.