The Silent Miaow: A Manual for Kittens, Strays, and Homeless Cats

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Crown Publishing Group, Apr 1, 1985 - Technology & Engineering - 160 pages
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Two hundred photographs of Cica, a wise and worldly cat, fill this manual, which instructs stray kittens and homeless cats on how to obtain, captivate, and dominate the families of their choice

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User Review  - Phanouria - LibraryThing

Have you ever been adopted by a stray? The Silent Miaow is is a how-to manual for homeless cats on finding homes. It's authored by one with personal experience! Each chapter addresses each phase of ... Read full review

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User Review  - anna_in_pdx - LibraryThing

I love Paul Gallico. I also am an ailurophile (a word used several times in this charming book). I loved the premise of the book - that a housecat used her owners' electric typewriter to write a ... Read full review

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About the author (1985)

Paul Gallico achieved national acclaim as a sportswriter and editor at the New York Daily News. He created the Golden Gloves amateur boxing competition and boxed with Jack Dempsey, swam against Johnny Weissmuller, golfed with Bobby Jones, and caught for Dizzy Dean. Gallico's first novel, The Snow Goose, has been continually in print since 1940 and a number of his stories and novels were adapted for the screen, the best-known being Lili and The Poseidon Adventure.

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