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The New Roger Caras Treasury of Great Cat…

The New Roger Caras Treasury of Great Cat Stories

by Roger A. Caras

Other authors: Cleveland Amory (Contributor), Carole Nelson Douglas (Contributor), Ernest Hemingway (Contributor), Amy Hempel (Contributor), Mercedes Lackey (Contributor)10 more, Ursula K. Le Guin (Contributor), Fritz Leiber (Contributor), Charlotte Macleod (Contributor), Elizabeth Moon (Contributor), Cornelia Nixon (Contributor), Andre Norton (Contributor), Joyce Carol Oates (Contributor), Ruth Rendell (Contributor), Susan Shwartz (Contributor), Jr. Wilson, Robley (Contributor)

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As with all collections, a mixed bag. Still, definitely some entertaining tales. I like the ones where the cats were smart and loyal! ( )
  tjsjohanna | Jul 9, 2007 |
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Caras, Roger A.primary authorall editionsconfirmed
Amory, ClevelandContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Douglas, Carole NelsonContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hemingway, ErnestContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hempel, AmyContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Lackey, MercedesContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Le Guin, Ursula K.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Leiber, FritzContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Macleod, CharlotteContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Moon, ElizabethContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Nixon, CorneliaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Norton, AndreContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Oates, Joyce CarolContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Rendell, RuthContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Shwartz, SusanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Wilson, Jr., RobleyContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Contents: Introduction -- A cat for all seasons / Cleveland Amory -- Cat in the rain / Ernest Hemingway -- Long live the queen / Ruth Rendell -- The cat hotel / Fritz Leiber -- Nashville gone to ashes / Amy Hempel -- Schrödinger's cat / Ursula K. Le Guin -- Affection / Cornelia Nixon -- A long time sitting / Charlotte Macleod -- The white cat / Joyce Carol Oates -- Cats / Robley Wilson, Jr. -- Skitty / Mercedes Lackey -- Noble warrior / Andre Norton -- Clara's cat / Elizabeth Moon -- Asking Mr. Bigelow / Susan Shwartz -- The Maltese double cross / Carole Nelson Douglas -- The duel / J.A. Jance -- Nine livs to live / Sharyn McCrumb -- Fat cat / Nancy Pickard -- Enduring as dust / Bruce Holland Rogers -- How I found a cat, lost true love and broke the bank at Monte Carlo / Bill Crider A cargo of cat / Ambrose Bierce -- The white and black dynasties / Théophile Gautier -- Chicago and the cat / Susan Fromberg Schaeffer -- Touching is good for living creatures / Merrill Joan Gerber -- The islands / Alice Adams -- Felis catus / Gina Berriault -- The cat-hood of Maurice / E. Nesbit -- The white cat / E. Nesbit -- Sir Roderick comes to lunch / P.G. Wodehouse -- The afflictions of an English cat / Honoré de Balzac -- Oscar the socialite cat / James Herriot -- The start of the end of it all / Carol Emshwiller -- Teddy's tale / Roger Caras -- The penance / Saki -- Phut Phat concentrates / Lillian Jackson Braun.
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0884861724, Hardcover)

Many of their captivating tales, including Doris Lessing's "An Old Woman and Her Cat" and Ernest Hemingway's "Cat in the Rain, " are collected in this treasury--an excellent gift for any cat lover. ASPCA president Roger Caras is the author of more than 50 books on pets and wildlife.

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