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Dewey : the small-town library cat who touched the world

Author: Vicki Myron; Bret Witter
Publisher: London : Hodder & Stoughton, 2008.
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"The story of Dewey Readmore Books, the beloved library cat, starts in the worst possible way. Only a few weeks old, on the coldest night of the year, he was stuffed into the book return slot at the Spencer, Iowa, Public Library. He was found the next morning by library director, Vicki Myron, a single mother who had survived the loss of her family farm, a breast cancer scare, and an alcoholic husband. Dewey won her  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vicki Myron; Bret Witter
ISBN: 9780340960776 0340960779 9780340953945 0340953942 9780340953952 0340953950
OCLC Number: 261125482
Description: 277 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: Welcome to Iowa --
The coldest morning --
A perfect addition --
Dewey Readmore Books --
A day in the library --
Catnip and rubber bands --
Moneta --
Grand Avenue --
A cat's best friends --
Dewey and Jodi --
A long way from home --
Hide-and-seek --
Christmas --
A great library --
Dewey's great escape --
Spencer's favorite cat --
Iowa's famous library cat --
Dewey in the modern world --
Puss in books --
The world's worst eater --
Dewey's new friends --
What makes us special? --
Dewey goes to Japan --
Memories of Mom --
Dewey's diet --
The meeting --
Dewey's love --
Loving Dewey --
Epilogue: Last thoughts from Iowa.
Responsibility: Vicki Myron with Bret Witter.
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The story of how one adorable and lovably roguish library cat touched the lives of everyone he came into contact with. Dewey will do for cats what MARLEY AND ME did for dogs.  Read more...

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'A HUGELY ENJOYABLE true story of how one adorable library cat touched the lives of everyone who met him on' -- Australian Women's Weekly 20081105 'Even confirmed cat-haters would warm to the true Read more...

 
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