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Eve Sutton was born and raised in England and moved to New Zealand as an adult. She worked as a primary school teacher and as a Braille transcriber before writing her critically acclaimed children's books. Of these, My Cat Likes to Hide in Boxes was the only picture book, and a celebrated partnership with her cousin by marriage, Lynley Dodd. First published in 1974, My Cat Likes to Hide in Boxes won the Esther Glen Award in 1975.

Books by Eve Sutton

My Cat Likes to Hide In Boxes

Eve Sutton and Lynley Dodd's much-loved children's classic is superb to read aloud with beginner readers.

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