The Cat Fanatic

The Cat Fanatic : Quirky Quotes on Frisky Felines

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This book is the perfect gift for cat lovers. It is a great bedside companion, and a treasure-trove of memorable thoughts and sayings. You're either a cat person or you're not, but one thing's for sure, "The Cat Fanatic" is the purrrfect read for both feline fanciers and, surprisingly, foes. Filled with hundreds of quotes that both celebrate and admonish cats, and why they do the things they do, by a wide range of personalities including Charles Dickens, William Shakespeare, Beatrix Potter, TS Eliot, Ernest Hemingway, and more, "The Cat Fanatic" will leave you wanting to curl up with your kitty (if he lets you, that is) to laze the day away.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 448 pages
  • 111 x 152mm
  • JR Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 1906217009
  • 9781906217006
  • 1,978,398

Review quote

"'Cats are intended to teach us that not everything in nature has a function'. - Garrison Keillor 'Men prefer pets they can control, like dogs. They can't handle that 'get stuffed' stare from a cat'. - Celia Hammond Cat said, 'I am not a friend, and I am not a servant. I am the Cat who walks by himself' - Rudyard Kipling, Just So Stories 'It is assumed that I love cats. It makes as much sense to say that I love cats as to say that a heroin addict loves heroin'. - Germaine Greer, Confessions Of A Cat Addict' 'Now I am not a cat man, but a dog man, and all felines can tell this at a glance - a sharp, vindictive glance'. - James Thurber"show more

Author information

Charles Elliott, a long-time editor and writer, is the author of The Greatest Cat Stories Ever Told. He keeps (i.e feeds) two cats, Sam and Rosie, and lives in England.show more

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