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Today is National Dog Day, which makes me think … why are there so many days about dogs? What about the cats? Cats deserve equal time!
So, without further ado, some books about cats:
White cat by Holly Black (FIC Black) — When Cassel Sharpe discovers that his older brothers have used him to carry out their criminal schemes and then stolen his memories, he figures out a way to turn their evil machinations against them.
Feral by Bev Cooke (FIC Cooke) — A street kid and a small cat experience fear, hunger, and pain in a dangerous subterranean world.
Angus, thongs and full-frontal snogging by Louise Rennison (FIC Rennison) — Presents the humorous journal of a year in the life of a fourteen-year-old British girl who tries to reduce the size of her nose, stop her mad cat from terrorizing the neighborhood animals, and win the love of handsome hunk Robbie. Also the rest of the series: On the bright side, I’m now the girlfriend of a sex god; Knocked out by my nunga-nungas; Dancing in my nuddy-pants; Away laughing on a fast camel; Then he ate my boy entrancers; Startled by his furry shorts; Love is a many trousered thing; Stop in the name of pants!; and Are these my basoomas I see before me?
The amazing Maurice and his educated rodents by Terry Pratchett (FIC Pratchett) — A talking cat, intelligent rats, and a strange boy cooperate in a Pied Piper scam until they try to con the wrong town and are confronted by a deadly evil rat king.
The wild road by Gabriel King (FIC King) — Tag, a pampered kitten, ventures outside his world of comfort and privilege in order to answer a call to bring the King and Queen of cats to Tintagel before the spring equinox, not realizing he will also have to face a human enemy who wants the Queen for evil purposes.
No one noticed the cat by Anne McCaffrey (FIC McCaffrey) — Regent Mangan Tighe, fully aware of the exact moment he will die, plans for the smooth ascension to the throne of his young prince, Jamas, by leaving behind Niffy the cat, an extraordinary guardian who, in her own particular way, will provide vital guidance to the new ruler of Esphania.