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Bluestar's Prophecy (Warriors Super Edition)
Anyone even remotely familiar with Erin Hunter's "Warriors" series knows of Bluestar, the great cat who preceeded Firestar in leading ThunderClan. But ...more
Oct 23, 2009
Oct 19, 2009
Homer's Odyssey
"Exrtraordinary Dog" stories are a dime a dozen, so much to the point they've practically become cliche, typical, and, dare I say it, ordinary! (does ...more
Jan 2012
Jul 29, 2009
Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat Who Touched the World
What a fantastic book! As a cat lover and a librarian, I was anxious to get my paws (pun intended) on this book...and I absolutely LOVED it! Of course ...more
Dec 2008
Jan 15, 2009
Carousel Cat
One of the children's librarians passed this to me (everyone here knows I'm a cat person), and I thoroughly enjoyed it. It's a charming story about a ...more
Jan 04, 2012
Jan 04, 2012
I listened to the audio for a review. Although I enjoyed it, I've got to say this book wasn't what I was expecting when it first came into my hands. T ...more
Sep 26, 2012
Sep 26, 2012
The Underneath
Even though I go through several books in a month (er, I mean week), I don't get a chance to say what I'm about to say too often. Most of the books I ...more
not set
Apr 01, 2009
The Empty City (Survivors, #1)
Not the author's a long shot.

I quit reading Erin Hunter's books about halfway into Power of Three. The early books were awesome (the charac
Dec 13, 2013
Dec 11, 2013
Cat Sense: How the New Feline Science Can Make You a Better Friend to Your Pet

I first picked this up because the black and white kitten on the cover is the spitting image of my husband's old cat, Jerry...or at least how I
Sep 28, 2013
Sep 26, 2013
Lyra's Oxford (His Dark Materials, #3.5)
I absolutely LOVED Philip Pullman's "His Dark Materials" series (genius! pure genius!), so I was thrilled when I happened to stumble across Lyra's Oxf ...more
Jun 24, 2013
Jun 24, 2013
Underwater Dogs
It's no secret that maybe, just maybe I'm more of a cat person than I am a dog person (although I like dogs too). So when I saw this book on my librar ...more
Jan 25, 2013
Jan 25, 2013
Bad Cat: 244 Not-So-Pretty Kitties and Cats Gone Bad
At my house, I've always got a few stacks of "conversation starter" books sitting around, and this one is on the top of the list. I bought it several ...more
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May 19, 2010
Lost & Found
YAY! A grown-up book! As much as I enjoy teen literature, it's sometimes just refreshing to read a book geared more toward my target age group. And I ...more
Jan 29, 2010
Jan 23, 2010
Long Shadows (Warriors: Power of Three, #5)
Every now and then there comes a book that comes with such a fantastic cliffhanger you absolutely cannot wait until the next book in the series comes ...more
Jan 2009
Jan 15, 2009
The Ultimate Cat Lover: The Best Experts' Advice for a Happy, Healthy Cat with Stories and Photos of Fabulous Felines
A collection of heartwarming and hilarious stories about cats, cats, and (guess what?), cats that promises to give you the warm fuzzies and make you s ...more
Jun 17, 2009
Jun 12, 2009
Varjak Paw
A very quick read. This book, in addition to being one of our Battle of the Book titles for 2009, was recommended to me because I'm such a fan of Erin ...more
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Feb 18, 2009
Careers for Your Cat
Great! The Meowers-Briggs personality test was pretty accurate for my two cats. Howard happily and helpfully answered each of the questions, all while ...more
Mar 08, 2011
Feb 27, 2011
Binky the Space Cat
Loved, loved, LOVED this one!!

Binky is a sheltered housecat who has never left the house he shares with his two human friends and toy mouse. But this
Aug 06, 2010
Aug 04, 2010
The True Blue Scouts of Sugar Man Swamp
I want to start by saying I love, love, LOVE Kathi Appelt's chapter books! This has been an absolute and unquestionable rule. Like gravity. It just ho ...more
Aug 09, 2013
Oct 29, 2012
Sometimes when you finish an exceptionally wonderful book you feel a bittersweet mix of satisfaction (of having read such a great story) and sadness ( ...more
Mar 10, 2012
Jul 30, 2010
The Cats of Roxville Station
UPDATE: 3/9/14. Re-discovered and re-read this one. Still love it! Although Mike's foster mother has got to be one of the meanest, most horrible villa ...more
Mar 09, 2014
Feb 06, 2009
Zombies Vs. Unicorns
First of all, you should know this about me: I began life as a strong supporter of Team Unicorn. Yes, I was that annoying kid who drove countless baby ...more
Nov 22, 2010
Jul 01, 2010
The World Is Your Litter Box: A How-to Manual for Cats
You don't have to be a Crazy Cat Lady or a cat, for that matter, to appreciate The World is Your Litter Box. Although it does help if you own or have ...more
Dec 29, 2010
Aug 27, 2010
Simon's Cat
You've watched the videos on Youtube (if not, where have you been?). Now, read the book. Yes, the comics that fill these pages are just as funny as th ...more
not set
Dec 16, 2009
Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes
This was on the "New" shelf in my library's Youth Department. I couldn't resist grabbing it up and reading it on the way to my desk in Teen. An incred ...more
May 23, 2012
May 23, 2012
Do Cats Hear with Their Feet?: Where Cats Come From, What We Know About Them, and What They Think About Us
I only gave this three stars because the kitten on the cover is just so darn CUTE...and looks very much like my now fully grown (and huge!) kitty when ...more
Mar 13, 2009
Mar 11, 2009
Dewey's Nine Lives: The Legacy of the Small-Town Library Cat Who Inspired Millions
Highly enjoyable! Made me want to track down my two cats and cuddle them. Think Elmyra from the old Tiny Toons cartoon--only not quite that severe. Ho ...more
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Aug 12, 2010
Although I loved the vivid imagry of this book (the descriptions of the castle and its grounds were exquisite!), the story itself just didn't possess ...more
May 12, 2010
May 07, 2010
Dewey: There's a Cat in the Library!
Five stars for the artwork alone! This supercute book is a watered-down, kid-friendly version of Vicki Myron's bestseller, Dewey. All the cuteness and ...more
not set
Feb 10, 2010
The Last Unicorn (The Last Unicorn, #1)
File this one under "The Book Was Way Better Than The Movie." As a child of the 80s and a teenager of the 90s, this movie was a staple of my childhood ...more
Aug 23, 2012
Aug 22, 2009
Birth of the Firebringer (Firebringer, #1)
A fantastic adventure story that would be a great addition to any Fantasy collection. Reminded me quite a lot of Erin Hunter's "Warriors" series--even ...more
Sep 04, 2009
Sep 02, 2009
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