What she got at manhattan’s Bideawee shelter was a wide-eyed and unpredictable Persian with a punked-out haircut and a feisty attitude. Praise for the works of Helen Brown “A buoyant tale, heartfelt and open. Booklist “An absolute must. Cat world “brown gives inspiration with her witty, adventurous story.
Bono: The Amazing Story of a Rescue Cat Who Inspired a Community #ad - Rt book reviews “brown writes eloquently about women, daughters, and felines. Kirkus Reviews. And so began a heartwarming, uplifting, lasting kind of love. Helen visualized a sweet-natured cuddler who blinked and dozed a lot. As a “special needs” cat, he was an unlikely candidate for adoption. From new york times bestselling author Helen Brown comes a funny and moving account of her life-changing month as a foster mother—to a homeless cat named Bono.
When helen brown arrived in New York for a much-anticipated visit, a fellow animal lover talked her into fostering a shelter cat.
THE KITTY: Who Rescued Me After I Rescued HimABBE ROAD PUBLISHING #ad - They are planning a wedding and have bought a new home. So shawn soon finds himself with a regular companion. The last thing the two of them need right now is a new cat. But their recently purchased house seems to come complete with a stray orange feline—a cat with a vibrant personality and a talent for mousing.
Little does he realize that this cat will shortly become more important to him than he can possibly imagine. As shawn’s personal life begins to shift in ways he never saw coming, Kitty remains a constant source of stability and comfort. Shawn gave kitty a home, and now Kitty gives Shawn the love he needs to heal.
THE KITTY: Who Rescued Me After I Rescued Him #ad - In the spirit of james bowen's best seller a street cat named Bob, THE KITTY is a touching and inspiring story of heartfelt companionship that offers an uplifting perspective on what it means to find true friendship in this world. Anyone who has ever shared a meaningful connection with a pet will fall head over heels in love with Kitty and Shawn.
As shawn discovers, sometimes we don’t even realize we need to be rescued—until we are. Perfect for fans of gwen cooper's homer's odyssey: a fearless feline tale, or how i learned about love and Life with a Blind Wonder Cat, John Grogan's Marley & Me: Life and Love with the World's Worst Dog, or Vicki Myron's Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat Who Touched the World.
2017 readers' favorite award winner in the "non-fiction - animals" genreaward-Winning Finalist in the "Animals/Pets: Narrative Non-Fiction" Category of the 2017 International Book AwardsShawn Flynn and his fiancée are excited to start their new life together.
Cats & Daughters:: They Don't Always Come When CalledCitadel Press #ad - Demonstrating the grace of a trapeze artist--and a talent for smashing anything breakable--Jonah seduced the household with his daredevil antics and heart-melting purr. Some say your previous cat chooses your new feline. With her son getting married, and a recent brush with her own mortality, her daughter setting off on a potentially dangerous personal quest, Helen faced a whirlwind of joys and challenges.
Don't miss helen brown's Beloved Bestseller, Cleo"A buoyant tale, heartfelt and open. Booklist"An absolute must. Cat world"even non-cat-lovers will be moved. Good Housekeeping. Uplifting, witty, and wise, here is a story of love and family--four-legged members included. Yet jonah proved just the thing to ease the busy household's growing pains.
Cats & Daughters:: They Don't Always Come When Called #ad - If so, what in cat heaven's name was our beloved Cleo thinking when she sent us a crazy cat like Jonah?Helen Brown swore she'd never get another cat after her precious Cleo died. But that was before a cute Siamese with an intense blue gaze wrapped her around his paw.
Cleo: The Cat Who Mended a FamilyKensington Books #ad - The reckless, rambunctious kitten stayed. Helen was sure she couldn’t keep her—until she saw something she thought had vanished from earth forever: her son’s smile. Through happiness and heartbreak, changes and new beginnings, Cleo was the glue that affectionately held Helen’s family together. With a new afterword by the Author “A remarkable memoir.
Even non cat-lovers will be moved. Good housekeepingthe beloved #1 international Bestseller Tenth Anniversary Edition “We’re just going to look. Helen brown had no intention of adopting a pet when she brought her young sons to visit a friend’s new kittens. The next Marley & Me. When cleo was delivered weeks later, she had no way of knowing that her new family had just been hit by an unthinkable tragedy.
Cleo: The Cat Who Mended a Family #ad - Helen Brown opened my heart. Beth hoffman, new york Times bestselling author “An absolute must. Cat world. Rich in wisdom, wit, and healing, heart, here is the story of a cat with an extraordinary gift for knowing just where she was needed most. But the runt of the litter was irresistible, with her overlarge ears and dainty chin.
My Life in a Cat House: True Tales of Love, Laughter, and Living with Five FelinesBenBella Books #ad - Ideal for new readers and longtime fans alike, this memoir told in eight purr-fect cat stories is filled with all the humor and heart Gwen’s devoted readership has come to know and love. Raised in a dog-loving family, Gwen never pictured herself as a “cat person. But from the very first feline she adopted—an adorable five-week-old rescue kitten, slow to learn how to trust after life on the streets—Gwen was smitten.
Eventually one rescue kitten became five, noon, and all the ups and downs of a life with cats are lovingly depicted here: From the obsessive cat who teaches himself to play fetch and demands it morning, and night from his hapless human mom; to the crafty white beauty who raises outside-the-litter-box thinking to the level of an art form; to the routine vet trip that turns into a hijinks-filled misadventure on the streets of Manhattan with three VERY cranky! felines in tow.
Celebrate the human-feline bond with all its joys, mysteries, and life-changing moments. Gwen cooper—author of the blockbuster bestseller homer’s odyssey: A Fearless Feline Tale, or How I Learned About Love and Life With a Blind Wonder Cat—returns with the ongoing adventures of her much-beloved, world-famous fur family.
My Life in a Cat House: True Tales of Love, Laughter, and Living with Five Felines #ad - And homer, the blind wonder Cat himself, returns triumphant in new tales of life and love after worldwide fame. Sure to be treasured by cat lovers everywhere, My Life in a Cat House will leave you laughing out loud, shedding an occasional tear, and hugging your own cat a little bit closer. Read and rejoice!
Homer and the Holiday Miracle: A True StoryBenBella Books #ad - Homer, the world-renowned blind wonder cat, returns this holiday season with an ins-purr-ational tale filled with holiday cheer!Fifteen years earlier, doctors had warned that Homer—a tiny, sightless kitten—was unlikely to survive and probably wouldn’t have much of a life even if he did. Miraculously and against all the odds, homer grew into a feline dynamo who scaled seven-foot bookcases with ease, saved his human mom’s life when he chased a late-night burglar from their apartment, however, and rose to global fame—paving the way for other special-needs animals once considered “unadoptable.
Now, only two weeks before christmas, with doctors once again decreeing that Homer didn’t have much time—that he wouldn’t even make it to Christmas Eve—Homer showed everyone that he still had one more miracle left in him. The heroic blind cat proved again, once and for all, that hope and love aren’t things you see with your eyes.
Homer and the Holiday Miracle: A True Story #ad - You see them with your heart. Humorous and heartwarming, Homer and the Holiday Miracle will leave you filled with the true spirit of the season. It’s the ideal stocking-stuffer for the cat lover on your list—and the perfect holiday treat for yourself. Read and rejoice! .
Strays: The True Story of a Lost Cat, a Homeless Man, and Their Journey Across AmericaAtria Books #ad - For fans of a street cat named bob and dewey: the small-town library cat who touched the World, luminous story will warm your heart and make you laugh and want to share your life with a rescue cat” Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson, “this lovely, author of The Nine Emotional Lives of Cats. Alcoholic and depressed, michael King lives on the streets of Portland, Oregon, and sleeps in a UPS loading bay.
. Michael is faced with the difficult choice of keeping Tabor or returning her to her rightful owner—and, once again, facing the streets alone. One raining night, starving, he stumbles upon a hurt, scruffy cat cowering beneath a café table and takes her in. When michael takes tabor to a veterinarian in Montana, he discovers that Tabor has an identification chip and an owner in Portland who has never given up hope of finding his beloved cat.
As they make their way along the West Coast, the pair become inseparable, healing the scars of each other’s troubled pasts. Tabor comforts michael when he’s down, giving him someone to love and care for, and inspiring him to get sober and to come to terms with his past family traumas and grief over the death of his life partner.
Strays: The True Story of a Lost Cat, a Homeless Man, and Their Journey Across America #ad - When winter comes, bears, they travel from Oregon to the beaches of California to the high plains of Montana, surviving blizzards, angry steers, and rainstorms. Along the way, people are drawn to the spirited, beautiful cat and are moved to help Michael, who cuts a striking figure with Tabor riding high on his backpack or walking on a leash.
He names her tabor, nurses her back to health, and she becomes something of a celebrity in Southeast Portland.
Avalon#ad - Avalon was so incorrigible that even the landlord ordered to get rid of him. Thanks to her unswerving loyalty, Avalon transformed into a tender feline and even landed a major role in a horror movie. Avalon only needed one. From amazon bestselling author vanessa Morgan, Avalon is the heartwarming and once-in-a-lifetime love story of a girl and her neurotic Turkish Van cat.
With humor, the author details how avalon made other creatures cringe in distress whenever he was around, how he threw her dates out by means of special techniques, and how he rendered it almost impossible for her to leave the house. Some cats need nine lives to make a difference. But beneath avalon's demonic boisterousness, Vanessa recognized her own flaws and insecurities, and she understood that abandoning Avalon would be the worst she could do to him.
Avalon #ad - In turn, avalon made it his mission to be there for his human companion. Avalon is a memoir for anyone who has ever been obsessively in love with a pet.
Rescued: The Stories of 12 Cats, Through Their EyesFitCat Publishing #ad - Human authors might have made these stories too saccharine and sentimental, they become funny, tragic, but when they are viewed through the cats’ own eyes, earthy and inspiring. Winner, compilations/anthologies, San Francisco Book Festival 2015 and Holiday Book Festival 2015. What do a cozy mystery star, an award-winning blogger and a library supervisor have in common? They are all cats.
Rescued: The Stories of 12 Cats, Through Their Eyes #ad - . Once homeless cast-offs that were living on the streets or in the wild. This collection was carefully compiled and edited by Janiss Garza, renowned author and columnist for CatChannel. Com. Rescued: the stories of 12 cats, through their Eyes contains the true-life stories of these cats—but each one is told through the feline’s own point of view.
But at some point, fate stepped in and changed the lives of these three cats and nine others. Cats that people ignored, or worse, abused.
A Cat Named Darwin: Embracing the Bond Between Man and PetMariner Books #ad - Bill jordan’s life changed forever the day a stray cat nesting under his bougainvillea bit him on the hand. In this recollection of the relationship, and the scientific truths about solitude, communication, he meditates on the nature of humans and animals, and companionship. . As their bond deepened and the cat’s health began to fail, Jordan was forced into a commitment more devoted and sincere than any he had known before.
A Cat Named Darwin: Embracing the Bond Between Man and Pet #ad - Puzzling through his own feelings, and that as long as we exist, Jordan came to some remarkable conclusions: that those we love live in the synapses and molecules of memory, they exist as part of our brain. A scientist contemplates his bond with a sick stray cat in this “gripping and powerful” memoir The San Diego Union-Tribune.
Trained in biology, led him on a journey to exotic lands, Jordan had no particular love for animals and felt vaguely contemptuous of those who did—until the cat, beckoning with a wink and a yawn, strange cultures, and fascinating discoveries.
Talk to the PawKensington Books #ad - After suffering through the year of the non-commital man, and the year of the Forgot-to-Mention-I’m-Married Man, The Year of the Self-Absorbed Man, Jamie’s ready to celebrate The Year of Me—and MacGyver, of course. When humans generate this much heat, the cat is out of the bag. She’s putting her love life on paws jamie snyder is thirty-four and single but NOT ready to mingle.
Macgyver is an adorable tabby with a not-so-adorable habit of sneaking out at night and stealing things from the neighbors. Before long, trading dating horror stories, the two are swapping stolen goods, and trying not to fall in love. Inspired by the true story of a Portland, Oregon, cat who stole from his neighbors—and stole America’s heart.
Talk to the Paw #ad - But now macGyver’s on the case. But her cat has other ideasmacgyver knows his human is lonely. But they’re not fooling MacGyver. He can smell it. He’s still the only male Jamie trusts—and the only companion she needs. Then, he steals something from Jamie and leaves it with David.