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The cat who went to Paris

Author: Peter Gethers
Publisher: New York : Barnes & Noble, 2001 ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The Cat Who Went to Paris: Two pet owners tell of their talented animals in relaxed, entertaining ways. Gethers's style is extremely light and at times funny as he tells how Norton taught him to like cats, how easily this feline made friends with airline crews, explored Parisian rooftops, and stood vigil at the death of his owner's father. Blind actor-musician Tom Sullivan relates, through White, how he had to let  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Anecdotes
Biography
Named Person: Peter Gethers; Peter Gethers
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Gethers
ISBN: 076073030X 9780760730300
OCLC Number: 50406250
Notes: "Two volumes in one."
Description: 243 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: The cat who went to Paris --
A cat abroad.
Responsibility: Peter Gethers.

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The Cat Who Went to Paris: Two pet owners tell of their talented animals in relaxed, entertaining ways. Gethers's style is extremely light and at times funny as he tells how Norton taught him to like cats, how easily this feline made friends with airline crews, explored Parisian rooftops, and stood vigil at the death of his owner's father. Blind actor-musician Tom Sullivan relates, through White, how he had to let Dinah train him as she was so much more capable than his previous guide dog. -- A Cat Abroad: He's back as a celebrity now--Norton the adorable Scottish fold cat whose adventures were chronicled by Gethers in The Cat Who Went to Paris (LJ 9/1/91). Norton the star now dines on Pounce pizza prepared by superstar chef Wolfgang Puck, stays in a famous New Orleans hotel that has a no-pets policy, tours the United States on the TV talk-show circuit, and receives fan mail and photos from humans as well as cats. Most of this book describes Norton and Peter's year in Provence, where Norton's days in a beautiful 300-year-old country home are filled with naps in the garden, exploring the neighborhood, and more napping in the lap of his human.

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