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The travelling cat chronicles / Hiro Arikawa ; Translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel.

Arikawa, Hiro, 1972- (author.). Gabriel, Philip, 1953- (translator.).
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Available copies

  • 8 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Series Information

Thorndike Press large print core series.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart PL - Main LP F ARIKAWA hiro Travellin (Text) 840191002700439 Large Print - Main Level Available -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville LGPT ARI (Text) 39230031923715 Adult Books Available -
Kendallville PL - Limberlost Branch LARGE.PRINT FICTION ARIKAWA (Text) 37516002042219 Adult Large Print Fiction Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library LP F ARI (Text) 30477101293185 Adult: Large Print Fiction Available -
Lincoln Heritage PL - Dale Main Library LP ARI (Text) 70743000166197 Large Print Available -
Perry Co PL - Tell City Main Library LP F ARI (Text) 70621000221071 Adult - Large Print Fiction Available -
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library LP ARI (Text) 78731000508753 Large Print Available -
Union City PL - Union City LPF ARI (Text) 76685000025944 Large Print Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781432858698
  • ISBN: 1432858696
  • Physical Description: 331 pages ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Originally published in Japanese as Tabineko Ripôto"--Title page verso.
A reissue of the 2017 edition published by Doubleday (London).
Summary, etc.:
"A life-affirming anthem to kindness and self-sacrifice, The Travelling Cat Chronicles shows how the smallest things can provide the greatest joy. We take journeys to explore exotic new places and to return to the comforts of home, to visit old acquaintances and to make new friends. But the most important journey is the one that shows us how to follow our hearts... An instant international bestseller, The Travelling Cat Chronicles has charmed readers around the world. With simple yet descriptive prose, this novel gives voice to Nana the cat and his owner, Satoru, as they take to the road on a journey with no other purpose than to visit three of Satoru's longtime friends. Or so Nana is led to believe... With his crooked tail--a sign of good fortune--and adventurous spirit, Nana is the perfect companion for the man who took him in as a stray. And as they travel in a silver van across Japan, with its ever-changing scenery and seasons, they will learn the true meaning of courage and gratitude, of loyalty and love"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Cats > Fiction.
Pets and travel > Fiction.
Human-animal relationships > Fiction.
Conduct of life > Fiction.
Large type books.
FICTION / Literary.
FICTION / Family Life.
Japan > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Large type books.

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