When a star of unusual brightness is seen in the East, Ptolemy, an old Siamese cat, decides to send three young felines to investigate! Abishag, Kezia, and Ira are accompanied by a fourth traveler - the rat Asmodeus - who only seeks to spoil important events. Facing dangerous adventures, will the companions ever discover the reason for this astronomical phenomenon?
The old Siamese Ptolemy was alongside his master when a star of unusual brightness was seen in the heavens, indicating an event of momentous significance, and leading to a great quest. Ptolemy must watch over his frail master, so he sends three young cats to journey in his place and to fulfill the prophecy: The three finding the one.
Abishag, a sturdy reliable cat who has never shirked her duty.
Kezia, a beautiful young tabby, delicate and a bit vain, but of good heart.
*And Ira, younger and bolder than the others, with a temper.
Accompanying them is a fourth travelerthe rat Asmodeus, who can hear of no glorious thing without wanting to spoil it. Together, the unlikely band will cover many miles and have many dangerous adventures. And finally they will arrive in a far land, where the star bends close to the earth over a humble stable…