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My Cat Spit McGee

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With endearing humor and unabashed compassion, Willie Morris--a self-declared dog man and author of the classic paean to canine kind, My Dog Skip--reveals the irresistible story of his unlikely friendship with a cat. Forced to confront a lifetime of kitty-phobia when he marries a cat woman, Willie discovers that Spit McGee, a feisty kitten with one blue and one gold eye, is nothing like the foul felines that lurk in his nightmares.

For when Spit is just three weeks old he nearly dies, but is saved by Willie with a little help from Clinic Cat, which provides a blood transfusion. Spit is tied to Willie thereafter, and Willie grows devoted to a companion who won't fetch a stick, but whose wily charm and occasional crankiness conceal a fount of affection, loyalty, and a "rare and incredible intelligence." My Cat Spit McGee is one of the finest books ever written about a cat, and a moving and entertaining tribute to an enduring friendship.

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With endearing humor and unabashed compassion, Willie Morris--a self-declared dog man and

Synopsis:

With endearing humor and unabashed compassion, Willie Morris--a self-declared dog man and author of the classic paean to canine kind, My Dog Skip--reveals the irresistible story of his unlikely friendship with a cat. Forced to confront a lifetime of kitty-phobia when he marries a cat woman, Willie discovers that Spit McGee, a feisty kitten with one blue and one gold eye, is nothing like the foul felines that lurk in his nightmares. <BR>For when Spit is just three weeks old he nearly dies, but is saved by Willie with a little help from Clinic Cat, which provides a blood transfusion. Spit is tied to Willie thereafter, and Willie grows devoted to a companion who won't fetch a stick, but whose wily charm and occasional crankiness conceal a fount of affection, loyalty, and a "rare and incredible intelligence." My Cat Spit McGee is one of the finest books ever written about a cat, and a moving and entertaining tribute to an enduring friendship.

About the Author

Willie Morris died in 1999.        

Product Details

ISBN:
9781400033072
Publisher:
Vintage Books
Subject:
Cats
Author:
Morris, Willie
Author:
Willie Morris
Subject:
Authors, American
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Cats
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography-Literary
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography : Literary
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Cat owners
Subject:
Authors, American -- 20th century.
Subject:
Morris, Willie
Subject:
Biography-Literary
Subject:
PETS / Cats / General
Subject:
Pets - Pet Tales
Subject:
Pets : Cats - General
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
20001114
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
160

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Biography » Literary
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My Cat Spit McGee
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"Synopsis" by , With endearing humor and unabashed compassion, Willie Morris--a self-declared dog man and
"Synopsis" by , With endearing humor and unabashed compassion, Willie Morris--a self-declared dog man and author of the classic paean to canine kind, My Dog Skip--reveals the irresistible story of his unlikely friendship with a cat. Forced to confront a lifetime of kitty-phobia when he marries a cat woman, Willie discovers that Spit McGee, a feisty kitten with one blue and one gold eye, is nothing like the foul felines that lurk in his nightmares. <BR>For when Spit is just three weeks old he nearly dies, but is saved by Willie with a little help from Clinic Cat, which provides a blood transfusion. Spit is tied to Willie thereafter, and Willie grows devoted to a companion who won't fetch a stick, but whose wily charm and occasional crankiness conceal a fount of affection, loyalty, and a "rare and incredible intelligence." My Cat Spit McGee is one of the finest books ever written about a cat, and a moving and entertaining tribute to an enduring friendship.
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