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Cat Seeks Home And "Bob" Is Born!

Advantages: A beautiful story
Disadvantages: None at all

...Named Bob by James Bowen Last night I looked at one of my cats, Lily, as she lay curled up snug and warm inside her wicker basket nestled in a tight ball cocooned in the warmth of her fleecy under blanket. There is nothing so calm and r ...

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A purrfectly true 'tail' of love and friendship to make you smile

Advantages: A heart-warming story, love, companionship, entertaining and easy to read
Disadvantages: None

My Fur-kids I am a big lover of cats; I have four of my own and affectionately refer to them as my fur-kids. Dude is 9 years old, Geezer is 8 years old, Asbo is 5 years old and the baby Dexter is just over a year old and I wouldn't be without any of ...

kappaslappa 20.11.2012 · Read full review
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Bobbing About On The Streets

Advantages: An easy read, that will hopefully make you think
Disadvantages: None

...James Bowen was, by his own admission, socially inept when he was growing up. A move to Australia, his parents' divorce, and then a childhood of ups and downs as his mother's business ventures sailed and crashed, moving on every couple of years to a new ...

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A simple tale of a busker and his friend Bob the cat

Advantages: Easy to read, real-life feel-good tale. Royalties go to a good home.
Disadvantages: Not exactly scintillating, bit predictable, not particularly well written.

...My 10 year-old son bought me this for Mothers' Day this year (aaahhhh!), apparently because he thought I'd like the cat. Hmm. The cat on the front of this book, Bob, is indeed a lovely looking moggy. If the book's anything to go by Bob's got a lovely natu ...

itsmeagain123 13.04.2013 · Read full review
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He was no 'Ordinary Man' in my view

Advantages: A very humbling true story
Disadvantages: Sad that the story ever happened

...Ordinary Man: The True Story Behind Hotel Rwanda” by Paul Rusesabagina and Tom Zoellner ISBN 9780747585589 WHY DID YOU BUY THIS? I bought this book prior to our holiday in Rwanda and read it before we went. I had watched the film a few years ago an ...

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