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The Resource A Street Cat Named Bob

A Street Cat Named Bob

Label
A Street Cat Named Bob
Title
A Street Cat Named Bob
Statement of responsibility
James Bowen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Instant New York Times Bestseller!James is a street musician struggling to make ends meet.Bob is a stray cat looking for somewhere warm to sleep. When James and Bob meet, they forge a never-to-be-forgotten friendship that has been charming readers from Thailand to Turkey.A Street Cat Named Bob is an international sensation, landing on the bestseller list in England for 52 consecutive weeks and selling in 26 countries around the world. Now, James and Bob are ready to share their true story with the U.S. in this tale unlike any you've ever read of a cat who possesses some kind of magic.When street musician James Bowen found an injured cat curled up in the hallway of his apartment building, he had no idea how much his life was about to change. James was living hand to mouth on the streets of London, barely making enough money to feed himself, and the last thing he needed was a pet. Yet James couldn't resist helping the strikingly intelligent but very sick animal, whom he named Bob. He slowly nursed Bob back to health and then sent the cat on his way, imagining that he would never see him again. But Bob had other ideas.Perfect for fans of Marley & Me: Life and Love with the World's Worst Dog and Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat That Changed the World, this instant classic about the power of love between man and animal has taken the world by storm and is guaranteed to be a huge hit with American fans as well
Summary
Traces the story of an impoverished London street musician who after saving an injured and highly intelligent cat found his life profoundly changed in unexpected ways
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Writing style
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10180492
Cataloging source
BT
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1979-
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Bowen, James
Dewey number
636
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • Biography & Autobiography
  • Pets
  • Nonfiction
Target audience
adult
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and how he saved my life
Label
A Street Cat Named Bob
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Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:48922c0b-91d0-4e1e-975f-373a969a107d
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781250029478
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
A Street Cat Named Bob
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:48922c0b-91d0-4e1e-975f-373a969a107d
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781250029478
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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