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May 2, 2019

5 of Our Favorite Books About Cats

This year marks CatCon’s fifth Anni-furr-sary! To celebrate, we’re making lists of fives! Today we’re sharing 5 of our favorite books about cats. Curl up with your favorite kitty and dive in!

 

5. Crafting with Cat Hair by Kaori Tsutaya

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Your cat’s always shedding hair everywhere, why not put it to good, DIY use with some fun tutorials from Crafting with Cat Hair? We can’t think of a single reason!

Buy it here: https://www.amazon.com/Crafting-Cat-Hair-Cute-Handicrafts/dp/1594745250

 

4. Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats by T. S. Eliot

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This delightful book of poetry by T.S. Eliot actually served as the inspiration for the Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical Cats. Plus it’s home to whimsical Edward Gorey illustrations.

Buy it here: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0151686564/

 

3.  Millions of Cats by Wanda Gág

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Originally published in 1928 (!) Millions of Cats is the oldest American picture book still in print. Having charmed generations of cat lovers, it’s no wonder it’s included in 1001 Children’s Books You Must Read Before You Grow Up.

Buy it here: https://www.amazon.com/Millions-Cats-Picture-Puffin-Books/dp/0142407089

 

2. Cats on Catnip by Andrew Marttila

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The coffee table tome Cats on Catnip is exactly what it sounds like! Provided it sounds like a book full of photographs of cats strung out on catnip.

Buy it here: https://www.amazon.com/Cats-Catnip-Andrew-Marttila-ebook/dp/B0763L6QRN/

 

1. Why My Cat Is More Impressive Than Your Baby by Matthew Inman

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This book is laugh out loud funny and oh so relatable. What else could you pawsibly expect from the guy behind The Oatmeal?

Buy it here: https://www.amazon.com/More-Impressive-Than-Your-Baby/dp/1524850624

 

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