The Resource Dewey : the small-town library cat who touched the world, Vicki Myron, with Bret Witter, (electronic resource)

Dewey : the small-town library cat who touched the world, Vicki Myron, with Bret Witter, (electronic resource)

Label
Dewey : the small-town library cat who touched the world
Title
Dewey
Title remainder
the small-town library cat who touched the world
Statement of responsibility
Vicki Myron, with Bret Witter
Title variation
Small-town library cat who touched the world
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of Dewey Readmore Books, the beloved library cat, starts in the worst possible way. Only a few weeks old, on the coldest night of the year, he was stuffed into the book return slot at the Spencer, Iowa, 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 never stopped charming the people of Spencer with his enthusiasm, warmth, humility (for a cat), and, above all, his sixth sense about who needed him most.--From publisher description
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
TLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Myron, Vicki
Dewey number
636.80092/9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
SF445.5
LC item number
.M97 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Witter, Bret
  • OverDrive, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dewey (Cat)
  • Library cats
  • Cats
  • Spencer (Iowa)
Label
Dewey : the small-town library cat who touched the world, Vicki Myron, with Bret Witter, (electronic resource)
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Instantiates
Publication
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Electronic book
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Welcome to Iowa -- The coldest morning -- A perfect addition -- Dewey Readmore Books -- A day in the library -- Catnip and rubber bands -- Moneta -- Grand Avenue -- A cat's best friends -- Dewey and Jodi -- A long way from home -- Hide-and-seek -- Christmas -- A great library -- Dewey's great escape -- Spencer's favorite cat -- Iowa's famous library cat -- Dewey in the modern world -- Puss in books -- The world's worst eater -- Dewey's new friends -- What makes us special? -- Dewey goes to Japan -- Memories of Mom -- Dewey's diet -- The meeting -- Dewey's love -- Loving Dewey -- Epilogue: Last thoughts from Iowa
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780446542203
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
638916ed-ce4a-4229-ab7b-5c302ec01972
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • erc0000112016
  • 5433827
Label
Dewey : the small-town library cat who touched the world, Vicki Myron, with Bret Witter, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
Electronic book
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Welcome to Iowa -- The coldest morning -- A perfect addition -- Dewey Readmore Books -- A day in the library -- Catnip and rubber bands -- Moneta -- Grand Avenue -- A cat's best friends -- Dewey and Jodi -- A long way from home -- Hide-and-seek -- Christmas -- A great library -- Dewey's great escape -- Spencer's favorite cat -- Iowa's famous library cat -- Dewey in the modern world -- Puss in books -- The world's worst eater -- Dewey's new friends -- What makes us special? -- Dewey goes to Japan -- Memories of Mom -- Dewey's diet -- The meeting -- Dewey's love -- Loving Dewey -- Epilogue: Last thoughts from Iowa
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780446542203
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
638916ed-ce4a-4229-ab7b-5c302ec01972
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • erc0000112016
  • 5433827

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