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A street cat named Bob: and how he saved my life

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James is a street musician struggling to make ends meet. Bob is a stray cat looking for somewhere warm to sleep. When James and Bob meet, they forge a never-to-be-forgotten friendship that has been charming readers from Thailand to Turkey. A Street Cat Named Bob is an international sensation, landing on the bestseller list in England for 52 consecutive weeks and selling in 26 countries around the world. Now, James and Bob are ready to share their true story with the U.S. in this tale unlike any you' ve ever read of a cat who possesses some kind of magic. When street musician James Bowen found an injured cat curled up in the hallway of his apartment building, he had no idea how much his life was about to change. James was living hand to mouth on the streets of London, barely making enough money to feed himself, and the last thing he needed was a pet. Yet James couldn't resist helping the strikingly intelligent but very sick animal, whom he named Bob. He slowly nursed Bob back to health and then sent the cat on his way, imagining that he would never see him again. But Bob had other ideas. Perfect for fans of Marley & Me: Life and Love with the World's Worst Dog and Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat That Changed the World, this instant classic about the power of love between man and animal has taken the world by storm and is guaranteed to be a huge hit with American fans as well.
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subject_facetBowen, James, -- 1979-
Cat owners -- England -- London -- Biography
Cats -- England -- London
Homeless men -- England -- London -- Biography
Human-animal relationships
Large type books
Street musicians -- England -- London -- Biography
title_displayA street cat named Bob : and how he saved my life
title_fullA street cat named Bob : and how he saved my life / James Bowen
A street cat named Bob : and how he saved my life [electronic resource] / James Bowen
A street cat named Bob [text (large print)] : and how he saved my life / James Bowen
title_shortA street cat named Bob
title_suband how he saved my life
topic_facetBowen, James
Cat owners
Cats
Homeless men
Human-animal relationships
Street musicians