Posted October 17, 2017
Dictionary Day celebrates the birthday of American lexicographer Noah Webster, who was born on October 16, 1758.
August 08, 2017
Are you a cat lover? Or do you know someone who is? These cat themed books make great gifts and are fun and educational reads to add to your own collection!
Cat's Kingdom Illustration Collection by Kaori Seno
A collection of cat illustrations from all around the world. A mix of hand-drawn and digital, these drawings and images were created with different materials and techniques. The illustrators share with you the story behind the pictures. A book perfect for any enthusiastic cat-lover.
Drawing Cats by Aimee Willsher
No two cats are the same, and no one cat will be the same from one day to the next—that’s what makes them such intriguing and challenging subjects to draw. In this book, you’ll start by exploring the cat’s generic form, using simple, easy to master shapes and techniques, then progress to learning how to capture their expressions, the way they move, and their interactions with other creatures as well as the outside world. By the end of this book, you will have a means of engaging with these inspiring subjects in a unique way, enabling you to create beautiful drawings that will preserve forever memories of your treasured felines.
The Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia of Cats & Kittens by Lee Harper
Part of a great new series of comprehensive and accessible encyclopedias on our favorite animals, this is your definitive guide to the cat. Discover the cat throughout history and culture, its anatomy, appearance, and behavior. Information on evolution and classification is included before succinct, clear entries go on to cover all the main breeds of domestic cat (nearly 60), split into shorthair and longhair and organized by type. There are also entries on wild cats and helpful statistics and icons provide essential information at a glance.
Choosing & Looking After Your Cat by Lee Harper
This comprehensive, handy guide to choosing and caring for your cat has practical advice on how to choose a cat, cat care, cat health, cat breeding, and even showing your cat.
Daredevil Book for Cats: What Cats Really Think! by Nick Griffiths
Have you ever tried to figure out what goes on in the mind of a cat? Cats are an enigma within a mystery wrapped up in a glossy coat and curled up by the fire. The Daredevil Book for Cats spills the beans and is an attractive edition that makes perfect gift for the cat lover in your life.