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The Resource A gift from Bob : how a street cat helped one man learn the meaning of Christmas, James Bowen

A gift from Bob : how a street cat helped one man learn the meaning of Christmas, James Bowen

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A gift from Bob : how a street cat helped one man learn the meaning of Christmas
Title
A gift from Bob
Title remainder
how a street cat helped one man learn the meaning of Christmas
Statement of responsibility
James Bowen
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Bob Fever has swept the globe, with A Street Cat Named Bob vaulting its way to #7 on The New York Times bestseller list in its first week on sale. With rights sold to 27 countries around the globe and a top spot on the British bestseller list for more than a year, this book has been a smashing success around the world. As Street Cat Bob and James spend a cold and challenging December on the streets together, James once more draws strength and inspiration from his extraordinary cat--learning important lessons about the true meaning of Christmas along the way.From the day James rescued a street cat abandoned in the hallway of his sheltered accommodation, they began a friendship which has transformed both their lives and, through the bestselling books A Street Cat Named Bob and The World According to Bob, touched millions around the world.In this new story of their journey together, James looks back at the last Christmas they spent scraping a living on the streets and how Bob helped him through one of his toughest times--providing strength, friendship and inspiration but also teaching him important lessons about the true meaning of Christmas along the way.Readers who fell in love with Dewey and Marley, as well as the hundreds of thousands of fans who read A Street Cat Named Bob and The World According to Bob, will be eager to read the next chapters in the life of James and Bob"--
Summary
In a heartwarming holiday story, the author reflects on the last Christmas he and his rescued cat named Bob spent scraping a living on the streets and how Bob helped him through one of the toughest times by proving strength, friendship, inspiration and unconditional love
Tone
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10450876
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1979-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bowen, James
Dewey number
636
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
SF442
LC item number
.B67 2015
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cats
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Bob
  • Homeless men
  • PETS / Cats / General
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how a street cat helped one man learn the meaning of Christmas
Label
A gift from Bob : how a street cat helped one man learn the meaning of Christmas, James Bowen
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Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Subtitle from book jacket
  • Sequel to: A street cat named Bob
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Golden paws -- The boy behind the curtain -- Beep, beep, beep -- Miracle on Upper Street -- Smiley faces -- The office party -- The ghost of Christmas past -- A gift from Bob
Control code
20426548
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
172 pages
Isbn
9781250077332
Lccn
2015025028
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
A gift from Bob : how a street cat helped one man learn the meaning of Christmas, James Bowen
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Subtitle from book jacket
  • Sequel to: A street cat named Bob
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Golden paws -- The boy behind the curtain -- Beep, beep, beep -- Miracle on Upper Street -- Smiley faces -- The office party -- The ghost of Christmas past -- A gift from Bob
Control code
20426548
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
172 pages
Isbn
9781250077332
Lccn
2015025028
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

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