Dewey [electronic resource] : The Small-Town Library Cat Who Touched the World. Vicki Myron.
- ISBN: 9780446594271 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Date Published: 2008.
|Summary, etc.:|| How much of an impact can an animal have? How many lives can one cat touch? How is it possible for an abandoned kitten to transform a small library, save a classic American town, and eventually become famous around the world? You can't even begin to answer those questions until you hear the charming story of Dewey Readmore Books, the beloved library cat of Spencer , Iowa .Dewey's story starts in the worst possible way. Only a few weeks old, on the coldest night of the year, he was stuffed into the returned book slot at the Spencer Public Library. He was found the next morning by library director, Vicki Myron, a single mother who had survived the loss of her family farm, a breast cancer scare, and an alcoholic husband. Dewey won her heart, and the hearts of the staff, by pulling himself up and hobbling on frostbitten feet to nudge each of them in a gesture of thanks and love. For the next nineteen years, he nev...
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. New York : Grand Central Publishing, 2008. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1192 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
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