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A street cat named Bob [text (large print)] / James Bowen.

By: Bowen, James, 1979- [author.].
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Leicester : Charnwood, 2013Edition: Large print edition.Description: 249 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781444815498 (hbk.); 1444815490 (hbk.).Subject(s): Bowen, James, 1979- | Bob (Cat) | Human-animal relationships -- Anecdotes | Cat owners -- Anecdotes | Street musicians -- Biography | Large type books | Homeless men -- BiographyGenre/Form: Autobiographies. DDC classification: 305.5/692/092 Summary: When James Bowen found an injured, ginger street cat curled up in the hallway of his sheltered accommodation, he had no idea just how much his life was about to change. James was living hand to mouth on the streets of London and the last thing he needed was a pet. Yet James couldn't resist helping the strikingly intelligent tomcat, whom he christened Bob. He slowly nursed Bob back to health and then sent the cat on his way, imagining he would never see him again. But Bob had other ideas...
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Large Print B BOW 1 Checked out 10/12/2021 T00512690
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

The moving, uplifting true story of an unlikely friendship between a man on the streets and the ginger cat who adopts him and helps him heal his life.

"How one man and his cat found hope on the streets"--Cover.

Originally published: London : Hodder & Stoughton, 2012.

Complete and unabridged.

When James Bowen found an injured, ginger street cat curled up in the hallway of his sheltered accommodation, he had no idea just how much his life was about to change. James was living hand to mouth on the streets of London and the last thing he needed was a pet. Yet James couldn't resist helping the strikingly intelligent tomcat, whom he christened Bob. He slowly nursed Bob back to health and then sent the cat on his way, imagining he would never see him again. But Bob had other ideas...

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