Dewey's Nine Lives

Dewey's Nine Lives

The Legacy of the Small-town Library Cat Who Inspired Millions

Large Print - 2010
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Nine heartwarming stories about cats - all told from the perspective of ôDewey's Mom,ö librarian Vicki Myron. The amazing felines in this book include Dewey, of course, and several others who Vicki found out about when their owners reached out to her. Vicki learned how these cats fit into Dewey's community of perseverance and love. From a divorced mother in Alaska who saved a drowning kitten to a troubled Vietnam veteran whose heart was opened by his long relationship with a rescued cat, these stories will inspire readers to believe in the magic of animals to touch individual lives. Book jacket.
Publisher: Detroit, MI : Gale, 2010
Edition: Large print ed
ISBN: 9781410428752
Branch Call Number: LGP636.8 M996dn
Characteristics: 487p. : ill
Additional Contributors: Witter, Bret

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ilovecats2003
Sep 01, 2016

I loved this story! Like the first Dewey book, but not much about Dewey. But the other stories were amazing and heartwarming. I found it very interesting but I cried during quite a few of them. Diffidently for cat lovers and highly recommended.

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khakie2
Jul 23, 2015

All the stories were really good and sweet but all made me cry. I had to quit reading it

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ebbalytle
Feb 24, 2015

Not as good as the original, in my opinion. I didn't get past the first few chapters/stories.

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Tashabell
Jul 01, 2013

I love this book and i have read it many, many times.Ive laughed and cried but i would recomend it to anyone i meet.

Jane60201 Mar 31, 2013

Kind of a "Chicken Soup..." book. An easy read but it gets a little too heartwarming for me.

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anyoshnoise888
Feb 02, 2013

This is a great follow up to the first Dewey book. It was nice to read of other cats like Dewey that were lovingly devoted to their human counterparts. There is not that much more on Dewey here however I did not mind that at all. He already had an entire book devoted to him and the author of both this book and the first made another great read to experience. As I said in a comment made about the Original Dewey book its meant for cat lovers I believe although its probably a fine read for others alike.

Incinerated_Newt Mar 07, 2011

A collection of short stories about people whose lives were impacted by Dewey. Personally, I think I would have liked a few more actually about Dewey, even if it made for a longer book, but it was a cute read.

debwalker Jan 16, 2011

More heartwarming stories of how Dewey the library cat changed people's lives for the better.

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blue_panda_3537
Jul 20, 2016

blue_panda_3537 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 1 and 99

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