The Good, The Bad and The Furry

The Good, The Bad and The Furry : Life with the World's Most Melancholy Cat and Other Whiskery Friends

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Meet THE BEAR - a cat who carries the weight of the world on his furry shoulders, and whose wise, owl-like eyes seem to ask, Can you tell me why I am a cat, please? Like many intellectuals, The Bear would prefer a life of quiet solitude with plenty of time to gaze forlornly into space and contemplate society's ills. Unfortunately he is destined to spend his days surrounded by felines of a significantly lower IQ ...RALPH: handsome, self-satisfied tabby, terrified of the clothes horse. SHIPLEY: mouthy hooligan and champion mouser, rendered insensible by being turned upside-down. ROSCOE: fiercely independent kitten, tormented by her doppelganger in the mirror. And then there's Tom, writing with his usual wit and charm about the unexpected adventures that go hand in hand with a life at the beck and call of four cats ...or three cats and a sensitive poet who just happens to be a foot high and covered in more

Product details

  • Paperback | 288 pages
  • 124 x 196 x 24mm | 240g
  • Little, Brown Book Group
  • Sphere
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Integrated photos b/w (amount tbc)
  • 0751552399
  • 9780751552393
  • 6,532

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This book is very, very funny and Tom writes beautifully Independentshow more

About Tom Cox

Tom Cox is the author of several bestselling books, including two previous memoirs about his adventures in cat ownership: Under the Paw and Talk to the more

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1,273 ratings
4.08 out of 5 stars
5 37% (471)
4 40% (509)
3 18% (230)
2 4% (51)
1 1% (12)
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