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Dewey: the small-town library cat who touched the world

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9781538744710
9780446407410
9780446594271
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Level 5.7, 11 Points
Lexile measure:
820L
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Grouping Authorvicki myron
Grouping Categorybook
Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
Last Grouping Update2021-10-19 05:22:49AM
Last Indexed2021-10-19 05:41:02AM
Novelist Primary ISBN9780316068741

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display_descriptionTraces the author's discovery of a half-frozen kitten in the drop-box of her small-community Iowa library and the feline's development into an affable library mascot whose intuitive nature prompted hundreds of abiding friendships. 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. The charming story of Dewey Readmore Books, the beloved library cat of Spencer, Iowa. The story of Dewey Readmore Books, the beloved library cat of Spencer, Iowa.
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subject_facetBook club kit
Dewey (Cat)
Library cats -- Iowa -- Spencer -- Biography
title_displayDewey : the small-town library cat who touched the world
title_fullDewey : the small-town library cat who touched the world / Vicki Myron with Bret Witter
Dewey The Small-Town Library Cat Who Touched the World
title_shortDewey
title_subthe small-town library cat who touched the world
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Dewey (Cat)
Library cats
Nonfiction
Pets