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.
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, shedding an occasional tear, My Life in a Cat House will leave you laughing out loud, and hugging your own cat a little bit closer. Read and rejoice!
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.
Homer and the Holiday Miracle: A True StoryBenBella Books #ad - Homer, the world-renowned blind wonder cat, doctors had warned that Homer—a tiny, returns this holiday season with an ins-purr-ational tale filled with holiday cheer!Fifteen years earlier, 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, however, saved his human mom’s life when he chased a late-night burglar from their apartment, Homer grew into a feline dynamo who scaled seven-foot bookcases with ease, and rose to global fame—paving the way for other special-needs animals once considered “unadoptable.
Homer and the Holiday Miracle: A True Story #ad - 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.
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! .
Homer: The Ninth Life of a Blind Wonder Cat#ad - But destiny took a hand the day he met gwen cooper, and with the publication twelve years later of the international bestseller "Homer’s Odyssey, " Homer went from beloved house cat to world-wide star. Most importantly, homer taught those who loved him best how to live and die with courage and joy—and left behind a rescue community of “Homer’s Heroes” that continues to save countless lives in his name.
By turns humorous and tender, this beautifully written, that even the smallest of creatures can make a big difference, 115-page sequel concludes the adventures of Homer the Blind Wonder Cat—the fearless feline who proved that love isn’t something you see with your eyes, and that true love lives forever.
Homer: The Ninth Life of a Blind Wonder Cat #ad - He became the scourge and darling of the reporters, videographers, photographers, bloggers, and radio hosts who clamored to meet him—dragging his hapless human behind him as he greeted fame with his usual joie de vivre and occasional “catitude. He became a spokes-cat for the cause of special-needs animals everywhere, and eventually the wise older mentor to the new special-needs kitten who would enter his and Gwen’s lives.
The odds had always been stacked against Homer, the blind kitten nobody wanted.
THE KITTY: Who Rescued Me After I Rescued HimABBE ROAD PUBLISHING #ad - 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. So shawn soon finds himself with a regular companion.
THE KITTY: Who Rescued Me After I Rescued Him #ad - . They are planning a wedding and have bought a new home. 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.
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. The last thing the two of them need right now is a new cat.
Homer's Odyssey: A Fearless Feline Tale, or How I Learned About Love and Life with a Blind Wonder CatDelacorte Press #ad - Bonus: this edition contains a new afterword and an excerpt from Gwen Cooper's Love Saves the Day. And by the time she met the man she would marry, she realized that Homer had taught her the most valuable lesson of all: Love isn’t something you see with your eyes. Once in nine lives, something extraordinary happens.
The last thing Gwen Cooper wanted was another cat. Homer scaled seven-foot bookcases with ease, survived being trapped alone for days after 9/11 in an apartment near the World Trade Center, and even saved Gwen’s life when he chased off an intruder who broke into their home in the middle of the night. But it was homer’s unswerving loyalty, his infinite capacity for love, and his joy in the face of all obstacles that transformed Gwen’s life.
Homer's Odyssey: A Fearless Feline Tale, or How I Learned About Love and Life with a Blind Wonder Cat #ad - Then gwen’s veterinarian called with a story about a three-week-old eyeless kitten who’d been abandoned. It was love at first sight. Everyone warned that Homer would always be an “underachiever. But the kitten nobody believed in quickly grew into a three-pound dynamo with a giant heart who eagerly made friends with every human who crossed his path.
She already had two, not to mention a phenomenally underpaying job and a recently broken heart.
Bono: The Amazing Story of a Rescue Cat Who Inspired a CommunityCitadel Press #ad - 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.
. What she got at manhattan’s Bideawee shelter was a wide-eyed and unpredictable Persian with a punked-out haircut and a feisty attitude. She didn’t know that he would change her life in ways she never dreamed possible and teach her lessons she would cherish ever after. Just as this sweet, beleaguered, and hopeful guy deserved a fresh start, Helen too was ready for new beginnings.
Bono: The Amazing Story of a Rescue Cat Who Inspired a Community #ad - . 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. Rt book reviews “brown writes eloquently about women, daughters, and felines. Kirkus Reviews. But as affection between them grew, Helen resolved to see that Bono found his forever home.
Helen visualized a sweet-natured cuddler who blinked and dozed a lot.
Rescued: The Stories of 12 Cats, Through Their EyesFitCat Publishing #ad - 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. Once homeless cast-offs that were living on the streets or in the wild. 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.
But at some point, fate stepped in and changed the lives of these three cats and nine others. This collection was carefully compiled and edited by Janiss Garza, renowned author and columnist for CatChannel. Com. Cats that people ignored, or worse, abused. 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.
Scenes From a Move, Part 1: A Short Story#ad - Clayton the tripod and his litter-mate, sun-drenched home since they were practically ki-ttens, have had an easy life--living in the same comfortable, Fanny, undisputed rulers of the three-story brownstone they called their own. Then one day the unthinkable happens: their humans decide to move to a new house.
Can two cranky kitties and their adoring human slaves manage this major life change without completely losing their minds? And what awaits our feline duo on the other side of Moving Day. ? Suddenly, the familiar home they've loved so well and known for so long is thrown into complete chaos--a chaos that their own antics do plenty to exacerbate.
Love Saves the Day: A NovelBantam #ad - If you don’t have a cat, prudence will have surreptitiously lured you into the danger zone: Falling in love with a cat because they need family, too. The vancouver sun “Cooper brings readers a fictional tale that cat lovers will treasure. For three years their lives are filled with laughter, music, catnaps, tuna, and the unchanging routines Prudence craves.
This book will make most readers laugh and cry, exactly, and probably lead them to wonder more often what, their pet is thinking. Fredericksburg free Lance–Star “The interspersed viewpoints. It’s a novel for anyone who’s ever lost a loved one, wondered what their cat was really thinking, or fallen asleep with a purring feline nestled in their arms.
Love Saves the Day: A Novel #ad - That story ultimately serves as the basis to understanding the emotional subtexts of these authentic, well-drawn characters. Shelf Awareness. Before they even get to the front door, Prudence realizes that her life has changed forever. Suddenly prudence finds herself living in a strange apartment with humans she barely knows.
From the author of the new york times bestselling memoir Homer’s Odyssey comes a tender, utterly unforgettable novel, joyful, primarily told through the eyes of the most observant member of any human family: the cat. Humans best understand the truth of things if they come at it indirectly. A hard one to put down.