From the six-toed kitties who still inhabit the ernest hemingway Home and Museum in Florida to the mewling muses of mystery writer Lilian Jackson Braun, cats are clearly, in the words of Gloria Steinem, "a writer's most logical and agreeable companion. Features photographs and stories from 45 famous authors that capture the special bond between wordsmith and mouser• Sorted by alphabetical order, Sylvia Plath, Stephen King, and many more• Alison Nastasi is a journalist and the author of Artists and Their Cats, Mark Twain, you'll see photographs from some of the most well-known authors including Beverly Cleary, also from Chronicle Books.
Writers and Their Cats: Gifts for Writers, Books for Writers, Books about Cats, Cat-Themed Gifts #ad - Come for the behind-the-scenes stories. Stay for the cutest picture of a kitten-covered Stephen King ever. O, haruki murakami, the oprah magazineEvery great writer needs a mews: Mark Twain, Alice Walker, Ursula K.
Artists and Their CatsChronicle Books #ad - So many great artists have shared one very special love: the companionship of cats. Pablo picasso, Andy Warhol, Frida Kahlo. From salvador dali's pet ocelot babou to john lennon and yoko ono's menagerie of cats, Artists and Their Cats captures these endearing friendships in charming photographs and engaging text, including Salt who was black and Pepper who was white, and reveals what creative souls and the animals best known for their independent spirits have in common.
Chronicle Books. Gathered here for the first time are behind-thescenes stories of more than 50 famous artists and their feline friends. In this clever compilation, art aficionados will discover a softer side of their favorite artists, and cat lovers will enjoy a whole new way to celebrate their favorite furry friends.
Shop Cats of New YorkHarper Design #ad - Shop cats of New York. Humans of new york meets the french cat in this carefully cultivated, gorgeous full-color collection featuring New York’s iconic felines and the stories behind them. They inhabit new york city’s most legendary and coziest spots—the Algonquin Hotel, a whiskey distillery, and a host of yoga studios, bookstores, Bleecker Street Records, and bike shops in between.
True new yorkers—masters of people watching—they perch on wine crates, piles of books, and a classic hotel countertop, taking in the activity around them. Popular cat blogger tamar arslanian and Instagram pet photographer Andrew Marttila capture these deeply loved and well cared for animals in their city habitat and reveal how they came to reign over their urban kingdoms.
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Most bookstore cats are famous in their local communities, many have been featured and profiled in entertainment outlets, and some even have their own books and social media accounts. Reading an article about cats who live in bookstores inspired author Brandon Schultz to further investigate the lives of bookstore cats.
Bookstore Cats #ad - Shop cats of New York. With personalities and histories as varied as the books they tend, each cat has a story worth telling. Cats have strong personalities that enchant and engage, and it turns out there are many of them living in every reader's favorite environment: the bookstore. Now, for the first time, making the perfect gift for cat lovers, some of the world's most beloved bookstore cats are collected together in one adorable directory, book lovers, shoppers, and the generally curious worldwide.
Cats on CatnipRunning Press Adult #ad - A fun and delightful look at our furry companions, this gift book is perfect for every cat lover. Delightful, elegant Fluffy transforms into a hell-bent renegade. Shy, reserved Mittens becomes a free-loving acrobat. Chronicle Books. To utterly unhinged. Professional pet photographer and self-confessed crazy cat man Andrew Marttila the photographer behind Shop Cats of New York captures a range of the cats' silly and expressive personalities as they react to their catnip trip.
A humorous collection of dozens of photos of funny and adorable cats as they play with, roll in, and chow down their favorite snack of choice -- catnip. In the blink of an eye, a cat's expression transforms from bored to inquisitive to playful to curious to bizarre. Shop cats of New York. Carefree and unconstrained, they are free to be silly, exceptionally playful, and downright gnarly.
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Walter Chandoha. Cats. Photographs 1942-2018TASCHEN #ad - Chronicle Books. Chandoha’s trademark glamorous lighting, which made each cat’s fur stand out in sharp relief, would define the visual vocabulary of animal portraiture for generations and inspire such masters as Andy Warhol, who took cues from Chandoha’s charming portraits in his illustrated cat book.
Cats leaps into the archives of this genre-defining artist, images from vintage cat shows, black-and-white street photography, spanning color studio and environmental portraits, tender pictures that combine his children with cats and more. This is a fitting tribute not just to these beguiling creatures but also to a remarkable photographer who passed away this year at the age of 98; and whose compassion can be felt in each and every frame.
Walter Chandoha. Cats. Photographs 1942-2018 #ad - Little did he know he had just met the muse that would determine the course of his life. Shop cats of New York. On a winter’s night in 1949 in new york city, bundled it into his coat, young marketing student and budding photographer Walter Chandoha spotted a stray kitten in the snow, and brought it home.
Chandoha turned his lens on his new feline friend―which he named Loco―and was so inspired by the results that he started photographing kittens from a local shelter. From advertisements to greetings cards, a strong work ethic, jigsaw puzzles to pet-food packaging, his images combined a genuine affection for the creatures, and flawless technique.
These images marked the start of an extraordinary career that would span seven decades. Long before the internet and #catsofinstagram, Chandoha was enrapturing the public with his fuzzy subjects.
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Find the Cat: Track Down Cute Cats and Adorable Kittens in 129 Pictures Brain Games - Brain Games - Picture PuzzlesPublications International, Ltd. #ad - Track down cute cats and adorable kittens in 129 full-color pictures. Each picture contains one cat hiding sneakily. Can you spot it?some will be easy to find, and others more difficultChallenge your eyes and your mind while you enjoy adorable cats!Spiral bound160 pages Chronicle Books. Find the hidden cat - waldo schmaldo.
There's way more fun to be had by searching through these images from around the world, and finding a sneaky kitty skulking about. Great for cat lovers of all ages - Hilarious fun for cat lovers, and the perfect time-killer on a coffee table or porch. Details - spiral-bound; 160 pages with full-color photography.
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The French CatHarry N. Abrams #ad - Find the hidden cat - waldo schmaldo. One of the most successful animal photographers in the world today, Rachael McKenna née Hale turns her lens toward France—her newly adopted home—and the charismatic cats that inhabit this picturesque backdrop. Praise for the french Cat: “A gorgeous love letter to her adopted country.
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Stewart Tabori Chang. Remarkable french landscapes, both urban and rural, are populated with cats brimming with personality—whether languidly strolling in a quaint village or regally perched on the doorstep of an elegant château. These are evocative, beautifully composed landscapes and interiors that just happen to feature the small, inquisitive face of un petit chat.
The French Cat #ad - Publishers Weekly Chronicle Books. This heartwarming narrative—along with engaging quotes from famous French cat lovers and literary greats—accompanies the images, making the eclectic and lushly illustrated record of Rachael’s journey an all-around delight for Francophiles and cat lovers alike.
The result is the french Cat, a stunning exploration of the country and its felines. Shop cats of New York.
Cat WomenSeal Press #ad - What is it about these sly, and unpredictable creatures that captivates us? and what's the deal with the whole crazy cat lady stereotype, anyway?From a tale about how rescuing a stray cat ended up saving a friendship to an unapologetic piece by a confirmed — and proud! — crazy cat lady, droll, the essays in Cat Women range from thought-provoking and heartrending to laugh-out-loud funny, all delving into the many ways these often aloof little divas touch our lives.
Are they happy to see you? mad at the world? Cats are subtle little comics, rubbing against your legs when you'd forgotten they were in the room, purring in your ear in the middle of the night. Used book in Good Condition. Part diva, part purring furball, cats always keep you wondering. There's way more fun to be had by searching through these images from around the world, and finding a sneaky kitty skulking about.
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Details - spiral-bound; 160 pages with full-color photography. Stewart Tabori Chang. Find the hidden cat - waldo schmaldo.