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A Street Cat Named Bob: How one man and his cat found hope on the streets (Paperback)
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A Street Cat Named Bob: How one man and his cat found hope on the streets (Paperback)

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Paperback 288 Pages / Published: 13/09/2012
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From the author of A Christmas Gift from Bob, the original bestseller and heartwarming story of the life-saving friendship between a man and his streetwise cat

'[Bob] has entranced London like no feline since the days of Dick Whittington.' (Evening Standard)

'A heartwarming tale with a message of hope' (Daily Mail)

'Reminded me how amazing having a cat can be' (Glamour)

* * * * * * * *

The uplifting true story of an unlikely friendship between a man on the streets of Covent Garden and the ginger cat who adopts him and helps him heal his life. Now a major motion picture starring Luke Treadaway.

When James Bowen found an injured, ginger street cat curled up in the hallway of his sheltered accommodation, he had no idea just how much his life was about to change. James was living hand to mouth on the streets of London and the last thing he needed was a pet.

Yet James couldn't resist helping the strikingly intelligent tom cat, whom he quickly christened Bob. He slowly nursed Bob back to health and then sent the cat on his way, imagining he would never see him again. But Bob had other ideas.

Soon the two were inseparable and their diverse, comic and occasionally dangerous adventures would transform both their lives, slowly healing the scars of each other's troubled pasts.

A Street Cat Named Bob
is a moving and uplifting story that will touch the heart of anyone who reads it.

IF you love A Street Cat Named Bob, don't miss The Little Book of Bob, the new book from James and Bob.

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
ISBN: 9781444737110
Number of pages: 288
Weight: 208 g
Dimensions: 199 x 130 x 18 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
An instantly bestselling memoir that, beside its heart-warming tale of their friendship, offers an insight into the injustice of life on the streets that's by turns frustrating and life-affirming. * The Times *
A heartwarming tale with a message of hope. * Daily Mail *
A true story and ideal for anyone like me who's a bit mad when it comes to felines. * Glamour *

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“A Street Cat Named Bob”

Paperback edition
Helpful? Upvote 109

“Simply written but a wonderful story”

A simple but likeable story about the relationship between a busker and the cat that adopts him. Any cat lover will love this book, but it also provides an interesting insight into the life of a man trying to scrape a... More

Paperback edition
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Fr3ya1996Babii33

“A must for cat lovers.”

I bought this book as cats are my favourite animal and my cat is also called bob. A very true account of one mans struggle with drug abuse and trying to refine his feet busking on the streets of London while taking... More

Paperback edition
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