Meow, Meow! It’s International Cat Day
Happy International Cat Day! Yeah, that’s right. International Cat Day. The day people around the world come together to celebrate and honour felines of the globe.
Mark Twain once wrote:
Of all God’s creatures, there is only one that cannot be made slave of the leash. That one is the cat. If man could be crossed with the cat it would improve the man, but it would deteriorate the cat.
With this in mind, here are Nine Books for Cat Lovers:
THE AMAZING LIFE OF CATS
From mini miracles to moments of mighty mischief and tales of courage and sacrifice, this collection of true cat stories will warm your heart.
METAL CATS ../
The metal scene is known for its love of dark, depressing and disturbing imagery and ideas, and its fans are often mischaracterised as violent, hateful and misanthropic. Metal Cats is hard evidence that while the music may be brutal, the people in the scene are softies for their pets just like everyone else.
A must-have for any literary leaning pet-owner, this book combines two of the world’s greatest passions – the Bard and cats and dogs. All of Shakespeare’s most famous quotes are here, his famous words offering new insight into the wonderful world of cats and dogs.
In this charming, amusing and outlandish book, Ralph Steadman turns his unflinching eye – and his ruthless pen – to cats of all varieties.
This book is filled with brilliant portraits of 40 of the world’s most remarkable feline breeds, from the Bengal to the Birman, the Rex to the Ragamuffin, all of them accompanied by a description of the breed and more.
Lewis Blackwell provides a unique perspective on one of human’s closest and most cherished companions, the cat.
Far too often we forget to say thanks for all that we have. The Little Book of Thank You is filled with special words accompanied by striking images of captivating cats. This is a fantastic gift idea for any cat lover.
Find out who’s the cat that got the cream with this beautifully illustrated set of cards. With 30 cat cards, each with scores in 6 categories to choose from, you’ll have hours of fun playing this Trump card game.
Have you ever wondered whether your cat knows more than he’s letting on? He does. Here’s proof. Get the inside scoop on a grassroots movement your cat may have already joined. Written by cats, for cats, this handbook gives you a peek into what cats are thinking. The authors’ frank advice and intimate knowledge of the feline psyche unleash the rich, often unacknowledged, creative and spiritual resource that stands begging for tuna in kitchens everywhere.