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    DescriptionIn the tradition of "Marley: A Dog Like No Other," this is the story of a cat who was more than a pet, and the amazing effect he had on the people around him. This middle-grade adaptation of the Grand Central bestseller "Dewey" features an 8-page photo insert, including exclusive, never-before-seen photos of the Dew! Now everyone's favorite library cat can inspire a new audience of young readers with his story of courage and love. Abandoned in a library book drop slot in the dead of winter, this remarkable kitten miraculously endured the coldest night of the year. Dewey Readmore Books, as he became known, quickly embraced his home inside Spencer's public library, charming the struggling small town's library-goers, young and old. As word of Dewey's winning tail, or rather his tale, spread, the library cat gained worldwide fame as a symbol of hope and proof positive that one small cat could change a town, one reader at a time.


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    Title
    Dewey the Library Cat: A True Story
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Vicki Myron, By (author) Bret Witter
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 214
    Width: 135 mm
    Height: 196 mm
    Thickness: 30 mm
    Weight: 272 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780316068710
    ISBN 10: 0316068713
    Classifications

    BIC subject category V2: BM, WNGC
    B&T Merchandise Category: JUV
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    BIC E4L: PET
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T11.4
    B&T General Subject: 216
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 14280
    Ingram Theme: DEMO/SMALL
    Libri: I-C9
    B&T Book Type: JN
    Ingram Subject Code: C9
    B&T Approval Code: X01521000
    Ingram Theme: GEOG/IOWA
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: C7
    BISAC V2.8: JNF003040
    DC22: 636.800929, 636.80092/9
    LC classification: SF445.5 .M972 2010
    LC subject heading: , ,
    DC22: 636.80929
    LC subject heading: ,
    BISAC V2.8: JNF063000
    BISAC region code: 4.0.1.4.3.0.0
    Thema V1.0: YNGL, YNNH2
    Edition
    1
    Illustrations note
    colour plates
    Publisher
    Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
    Imprint name
    Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
    Publication date
    03 May 2010
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    Vicki Myron was born on a farm fifteen miles from Spencer, Iowa. At the age of thirty-four, she graduated summa cum laude from MankatoStateUniversity and she has a masters degree from EmporiaStateUniversity.She worked at the Spencer Public Library for twenty-five years, the last twenty as director. She lives in Spencer, Iowa. Her website is www.deweyreadmorebooks.com Bret Witter has collaborated with Vicki Myron since 2006 and has enjoyed every minute. Raised in North Alabama, he currently lives in Louisville, Kentucky, with his wife and two children, Lydia and Isaac.