Dewey: The True Story of a World-Famous Library Cat by Vicki Myron, Brett Witter
  

Dewey: The True Story of a World-Famous Library Cat

Written by Vicki Myron, Brett Witter
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Synopsis

Dewey: The True Story of a World-Famous Library Cat by Vicki Myron, Brett Witter

A special adaptation for younger readers of the international bestselling Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat Who Touched the World. A heart-warming story about the library cat who inspired the lives of those around him as well as people across the world. At only a few weeks old, on the coldest night of the year, Dewey was stuffed into the returned book slot at the Spencer Public Library. The next morning librarian, Vicki Myron, finds him and nurses him back to health, deciding then and there that he would become the library's offical pet! Dewey soon learns to love his new home, spending each day spreading his own special brand of love to those that enter the library and winning the hearts of everyone around him.

About the Author

Vicki Myron was born in Spencer, Iowa and grew up on a farm south of Moneta - a town that no longer exists. She graduated from Hartley Iowa High School and moved to Mankato, Minnesota and received a bachelor's degree from Mankato State. In 1982, she returned to Spencer to begin working at the public library where she remained for 25 and ½ years, retiring in 2007 to write the story of Dewey, the cat that changed her life.

Bret Witter is a book editor and professional writer. Raised in north Alabama, he currently lives in Louisville, Kentucky, with his wife, two children and his fourteen-year-old cat Kiki.

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Format

Paperback
224 pages

Author

Vicki Myron, Brett Witter
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Publisher

Simon & Schuster Childrens Books an imprint of Simon & Schuster Ltd

Publication date

2nd September 2010

ISBN

9781847388131


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