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1. Adam-Smith, Patsy (1975). Tiger Country (1st p/b ed). Sydney: Seal / Rigby Limited. 206 pp. Paperback, very good condition, black & white text-photos, pages & edges faintly toned as usual, top edge faintly foxed. Her extensive travel throughout remote Tasmania in search of stories about the Tasmanian tiger. ISBN: 085179064X. Our Book No: 4071. $10 AUD.

2. Aldridge, Alan; Willock, Harry (with) & Walker, Ted (poems) (1980). The Lion's Cavalcade. London: Jonathan Cape. Unnum 28 pp. Hardback small quarto, no jacket as issued, pictorial covers, very good condition, full-page colour drawings, edge last page little foxed, boards little rubbed, spine ends slightly bumped. A children's picture book of verses with large colourful illustrations. The very intricate drawings will keep most children very busy for some time. Based on "The Lion's Masquerade and Elephant's Champetre", by A Lady (1808), a sequel to "The Peacock at Home". ISBN: 0224017012. Our Book No: 28023. $15 AUD.

3. Archer, Jeffrey; Matthews, Derek (illustrator) (1980). Will Visits the Square World (1st ed). London: Octopus Books. unnum 40 pp. Hardback small quarto, pictorial cover, no jacket, very good condition, colour drawings (mostly full-page), illustrated endpapers, tiny closed tear bottom edge front cover. This charming children's picture story is about a boy named Willy and his nervous teddy bear, Randolph, and their search for Yo-Yo, the lost kitten. They find themselves in a fantasy square world where they meet the Fuzzies, Big Whoosh, Upsidedown Bird and the wicked monster Grumpfuzz. The bright illustrations will delight all ages. ISBN: 0706412001. Our Book No: 28074. $15 AUD.

4. Baglio, Ben M. (1999). Kitten Crowd [Animal Ark Pets]. New York: Scholastic Inc. 118 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white drawings, minor edgewear. Young adults fiction. Mandy and her friends help save six kittens who need a home. ISBN: 0439051592. Our Book No: 24189. $10 AUD.

5. Ball, Murray (1982). Footrot Flats 7 (1st ed). Melbourne: Orin Books. 80 pp. Paperback oblong narrow quarto, good condition, black & white cartoons, top corner front cover creased, minor spinewear, staples lightly rusted, two pages loose at staples, owner's written name. This one has the true story of Horse the Cat, and how he became a very special part of Murray Ball's life. He has the sad news to pass onto all the readers that Horse has died. Our Book No: 22820. $10 AUD.

6. Ball, Murray (1983). Footrot Flats 8 (1st Australian ed). Melbourne: Orin Books. 80 pp. Paperback oblong narrow quarto, very good condition, black & white cartoons, minor edgewear, edges lightly toned, crease front cover near spine, faint foxing title page & inside covers. Collection of cartoons by the New Zealand cartoonist. In this one, The Dog (alias The Grey Ghost), gets left at Aunt Dolly's Cats Home for TWO weeks! Our Book No: 2630. $10 AUD.

7. Barber, Shirley (1996). Tiger Tom and the Stolen Sapphires. Melbourne: Five Mile Press. Unnum 24 pp. Hardback large quarto, no jacket as issued, very good condition, pictorial cover, beautiful colour drawings, minor edgewear. This fast-moving children's picture story about Tiger Tim the kitten is brought to life by Shirley Barbers beautiful sketches. ISBN: 0867885017. Our Book No: 3912. $15 AUD.

8. Becker, Marty; Spadafori, Gina (2006). Do Cats Always Land on Their Feet?: 101 of the Most Perplexing Questions Answered about Feline Unfathomables, Medical Mysteries & Befuddling Behaviors. Deerfield Beach, FL: Health Communications. 221 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, minor edgewear, base spine bumped, tiny mark top edge & rear cover. Written by the resident vet on ABC-TV's "Good Morning America". The author answers many of the questions asked by cat lovers. ISBN: 0757305733. Our Book No: 24787. $10 AUD.

9. Bessant, Claire (2004). The Cat Whisperer: The Secret of How to Talk to Your Cat (Reprint ed). London: John Blake Publications. 183 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white drawings, colour photos. This fascinating book is the ultimate guide to forging a more meaningful bond with your pet. The book explains how cats function as cats - what they like, what they dislike, how they behave - and uses that knowledge to help you build a real relationship with your pet on a day-to-day basis. ISBN: 1904034748. Our Book No: 24598. $10 AUD.

10. Bewick, Thomas; Rayner, John (note) (1947). A Selection of Engravings on Wood by Thomas Bewick (1st ed) [King Penguin Series]. Harmondsworth: Penguin Books. 55 pp. Hardback small, good condition, paper covered card covers, black & white illustrations, light foxing endpapers, faint internal foxing few pages, edges lightly toned, covers lightly marked. This delightful little book tells some of Thomas Bewick's life story, and the wood engravings reproduced in this book are all the same size as the originals. The names below the birds and animals are those given to them in the books from which they are taken. The large cuts of the lion and elephant in the end-papers are two of four (the others being a tiger and a zebra), done by Bewick for a menagerie proprietor in 1799. The figure drinking from a hat in the vignette at the head of the text on page five is said to be Bewick himself. Our Book No: 23555. $15 AUD.

11. Bloom, Amelia (2003). Cat Massage: New Ways to Indulge Your Feline Friend. Sydney: Lansdowne Publishing. 80 pp. Hardback small, dustjacket, very good plus condition (in very good plus dustjacket), colour drawings, minor edgewear jacket. This book shows you practical and straight-forward techniques to indulge your feline friend. This would be a great gift for a cat loving person. ISBN: 1741100461. Our Book No: 24023. $10 AUD.

12. Brash, Nicholas; de Paauw, Wendy (illustrator) (1989). Alphacats (1st ed). Sydney: Century Hutchinson / Bow Press. Unnum 54 pp. Hardback quarto, dustjacket, pictorial cover, very good plus condition (in very good plus dustjacket), full-page colour illustrations, minor edgewear jacket. This beautiful book is a fun and unusual way to teach children the letters of the alphabet. Australian towns are added to some of the cat's names to make a rhyme, except the final letter which is something cats do a lot! ISBN: 0091696305. Our Book No: 27817. $18 AUD.

13. Braun, Lilian Jackson (1987). The Cat Who Played Post Office (Reprint ed). New York: Jove Books / Berkley Publishing. 262 pp. Paperback, good plus condition, spine little creased & bumped, front cover little creased, minor edgewear. A Jim Qwilleran feline whodunnit. ISBN: 0515093203. Our Book No: 7924. $10 AUD.

14. Braun, Lilian Jackson (1990). The Cat Who Saw Red. London: Headline. 183 pp. Paperback, very good condition, few tiny dents front cover, minor edgewear. A Jim Qwilleran feline whodunnit. Koko, Yum Yum and Qwill sniff out treachery at 'Maus Haus'. ISBN: 0747233144. Our Book No: 23552. $10 AUD.

15. Braun, Lilian Jackson (1990). The Cat Who Talked to Ghosts (Reprint ed). London: Headline. 239 pp. Paperback, good plus condition, light crease bottom corner rear cover, spine little creased, minor edgewear. A Jim Qwilleran feline whodunnit. A ghost appears to have frightened Iris Cobb to death. It is up to Qwill and his felines with detective skills to solve this one. ISBN: 0747234884. Our Book No: 25416. $10 AUD.

16. Braun, Lilian Jackson (1990). The Cat Who Sniffed Glue (Reprint ed). London: Headline. 200 pp. Paperback, very good condition, reader crease spine, edges & pages lightly toned, minor edgewear. The two felines who help Jim Qwilleran solve crimes have a hard task to solve the murder of young banker Harley Fitch and his new wife Belle. Koko develops a fascination with sniffing glue! ISBN: 074723325X. Our Book No: 25483. $10 AUD.

17. Braun, Lilian Jackson (1991). The Cat Who Turned On and Off (Reprint ed). London: Headline. 186 pp. Paperback, very good condition, front cover creased, pages lightly toned, minor edgewear. Koko and Yum Yum help Jim Qwilleran to solve a series of crimes in Junktown. ISBN: 0747233241. Our Book No: 26223. $10 AUD.

18. Braun, Lilian Jackson (1991). The Cat Who Lived High (Reprint ed). London: Headline. 239 pp. Paperback, good condition, pages faintly toned, front cover bottom corner & spine creased, minor edgewear. A Jim Qwilleran feline whodunnit. Koko, Yum Yum and Qwill take a trip to the city 'down below,' they find some fond memories and a lot of trouble. ISBN: 0747236712. Our Book No: 26227. $10 AUD.

19. Braun, Lilian Jackson (1992). The Cat Who Moved a Mountain (1st p/b ed). London: Headline. 239 pp. Paperback, very good condition, minor edgewear, small dents front cover, light colour loss front cover (sticker removal). A Jim Qwilleran feline whodunnit. Koko, Yum Yum and Qwill sniff out treachery amidst the pines. ISBN: 0747239282. Our Book No: 23551. $10 AUD.

20. Braun, Lilian Jackson (1993). The Cat Who Went into the Closet (Reprint ed). London: Headline. 235 pp. Paperback, very good condition, minor edgewear, light rubbing spine ends, light crease corner rear cover, minor annotation inside rear cover. A Jim Quilleran Feline Whodunnit. Jim and his two sleuthing Siamese cats, Koko and Yum Yum, move from their converted apple-barn home for the snowy winter months, to the old Gage mansion, on Goodwinter Boulevard, at the centre of town. As usual, it isn't long before some murders keep them busy. ISBN: 0747242658. Our Book No: 23892. $10 AUD.

21. Braun, Lilian Jackson (1993). The Cat Who Wasn't There (Reprint ed). London: Headline. 238 pp. Paperback, good condition, spine & cover little creased, edges & pages lightly toned, base spine rubbed, minor edgewear. A Jim Qwilleran feline whodunnit. Qwill takes a trip to Scotland with Polly and a bus full of other travellers. Koko and Yum Yum are cared for by a friend in Pickax. When Qwill returns Koko and Yum Yum help him solve a mystery regarding the trip to Scotland. ISBN: 0747241341. Our Book No: 26229. $10 AUD.

22. Braun, Lilian Jackson (1994). The Cat Who Came to Breakfast (Reprint ed). London: Headline. 254 pp. Paperback, good condition, minor edgewear, spine creased, pages lightly toned, base spine rubbed, fore-edge and bottom edge lightly foxed. A Jim Qwilleran feline whodunnit. Qwill and his two detecting felines Koko and Yum Yum solve the mysterious deaths on the newly developed Breakfast Island, and Koko has a new passion for numerology. ISBN: 0747245134. Our Book No: 26230. $10 AUD.

23. Braun, Lilian Jackson (1995). The Cat Who Blew the Whistle (Reprint ed). London: Headline. 250 pp. Paperback, very good condition, slight rubbing spine, minor edgewear. A Jim Qwilleran feline whodunnit. Koko, Yum Yum and Qwill sniff out treachery regarding Engine No. 9. ISBN: 074724815X. Our Book No: 26225. $10 AUD.

24. Braun, Lilian Jackson (1996). The Cat Who Knew Shakespeare (Reprint ed). London: Headline. 200 pp. Paperback, very good condition, light creasing & rubbing covers, minor edgewear. A Jim Qwilleran feline whodunnit. Koko, Yum Yum and Qwill sniff out treachery in Pickax. ISBN: 0747250383. Our Book No: 25392. $10 AUD.

25. Braun, Lilian Jackson (1996). The Cat Who Said Cheese (Reprint ed). London: Headline. 282 pp. Paperback, good condition, spine creased, pages lightly toned, small marks edges, covers little creased, minor edgewear corners. A Jim Qwilleran feline whodunnit. Qwill and his two detecting felines solve a mystery about the bombing of a hotel, and Koko and Yum Yum's interest in cheese. ISBN: 074724944X. Our Book No: 26231. $10 AUD.

26. Braun, Lilian Jackson (1999). The Cat Who Saw Stars (Reprint ed). London: Headline. 216 pp. Paperback, very good condition, faint scratches rear cover, small dent price sticker, minor edgewear. A Jim Qwilleran feline whodunnit. Koko, Yum Yum and Qwill solve the mystery of the body in the sand at Mooseville when they take a short summer holiday. ISBN: 0747253935. Our Book No: 26226. $10 AUD.

27. Braun, Lilian Jackson (2002). The Cat Who Went Up the Creek (1st ed). London: Headline. 216 pp. Paperback, very good condition, front cover corners bent, edges & pages lightly toned, minor edgewear. A Jim Qwilleran feline whodunnit. ISBN: 0747265062. Our Book No: 25569. $10 AUD.

28. Braun, Lilian Jackson (2003). The Cat Who Brought Down the House (1st p/b ed). London: Headline. 244 pp. Paperback, good condition, spine creased, pages faintly toned, base spine rubbed, small tear base front cover, minor edgewear. A Jim Qwilleran feline whodunnit. Qwill and his two detecting felines solve a mystery surrounding the arrival of a film actress, and the birdnapping of her Amazon parrots. ISBN: 0755305256. Our Book No: 26232. $10 AUD.

29. Braun, Lilian Jackson (2004). The Cat Who Talked Turkey (Reprint ed). London: Headline. 182 pp. Paperback, very good condition, minor edgewear. A Jim Qwilleran feline whodunnit. Koko, Yum Yum and Qwill are involved in the groundbreaking gala opening of the new Pickax bookstore which is marred by the discovery of a body on Qwill's own property. Koko takes an interest from a distance in some wild turkeys. ISBN: 0755305272. Our Book No: 26228. $10 AUD.

30. Braun, Lilian Jackson (2005). The Cat Who Went Bananas (1st UK p/b ed). London: Headline. 200 pp. Paperback, very good condition, spine little creased, pages faintly toned, minor edgewear. The two felines who help Jim Qwilleran solve crimes help to solve the death of an out-of-town actor and the theft of a rare book. ISBN: 0755321251. Our Book No: 25729. $10 AUD.

31. Brown, Helen (2009). Cleo: How an Uppity Cat Helped Heal a Family (Reprint ed). Sydney, Crows Nest: Arena / Allen & Unwin. 286 pp. Paperback trade, very good plus condition. This is warm and often funny book about love, loss and redemption. It's also a book about a small black feline who helped mend a New Zealand family's broken hearts by sheer force of her cat personality. ISBN: 9781741759075. Our Book No: 23887. $10 AUD.

32. Budiansky, Stephen (2002). The Character of Cats: The Origins, Intelligence, Behaviour and Stratagems of Felis Silvestris Catus. London: Phoenix. 212 pp. Paperback, very good condition, spine lightly creased. This is an indispensable guide for any cat lover who wants to understand their cats unique behaviour. ISBN: 0753816806. Our Book No: 3590. $10 AUD.

33. Butler, Nina; Asseln, Roberta (illustrator) (1939). Billy in Search of a Tail. London: George G. Harrap. Unnum 24 pp. Hardback small quarto, good condition, pictorial boards, tan cloth spine, colour & black & white drawings, minor foxing & rubbing edges, pages lightly toned, minimal foxing inside covers & few pages, flyleaf lightly marked, cover corners little worn & bumped, boards little bent, minor edgewear, minimal biro marks inside cover. This charming children's picture story is about a very unhappy cat who wants to find a tail. Billy is a Manx and can't understand why he has no tail. He is happy to find that he is a very special cat who was born without his tail. The bright drawings will appeal to all ages. Our Book No: 28438. $20 AUD.

34. Calhoun, Mary; Bonners, Susan (illustrator) (1981). Audubon Cat. New York: Eagle Library / William Morrow. Unnum 28 pp. Hardback small quarto, dustjacket, very good condition, pictorial cover (in very good dustjacket), colour drawings, minor edgewear jacket (little chipped, closed tear top spine, tiny piece missing base spine, flap clipped). This beautiful children's picture story about the adventures of Hilda the cat will delight cat lovers everywhere. Set in the Rockies, this story is full of fun and shows the author's love of all forms of wildlife. Beautiful illustrations show the beauty of a Western autumn and a very charming feline heroine. ISBN: 0688322530. Our Book No: 28010. $15 AUD.

35. Chapman, Jean; Young, Noela (illustrator); Hay, Dean (photos) (1966). The Wish Cat (1st ed). Sydney: Angus & Robertson. 66 pp. Hardback quarto, dustjacket, pictorial covers, very good condition (in good dustjacket), spine ends lightly rubbed, top corners bumped, minor loss top corner rear jacket (minor edgewear, little chipped). A children's picture book about a very special Siamese cat named Lisa who finds her way into the Lane family home after Margaret wishes for a cat. The beautiful drawings and photos will delight adults and children alike. Our Book No: 25209. $14 AUD.

36. Clarence, Captain; Payne, Graeme (illustrator) (2003). The Very Cool Cats of Jacamasu. Grafton, NSW: Captain Clarence Enterprises. 54 pp. Paperback small quarto, very good condition, full-page colour drawings, bottom corner tip front cover little worn, minor edgewear. A children's picture book with poems about cats. The large colourful illustrations and humorous poems make this a fun book. Suggested age 4 - 8 years. ISBN: 097503331X. Our Book No: 28632. $18 AUD.

37. Clarke, Lynne A. (2012). A Place for a Friendly Lion: Living and Learning in Africa (1st ed). [Adelaide]: Lynne A. Clarke / Printed by Openbook Howden Design and Print. 219 pp. Paperback wide trade, very good plus condition, black & white text-photos, minor edgewear, few tiny marks flyleaf, autograph (author's written dedication). The author lived and taught at Msalato near Dodoma in Tanzania for two and a half years, from 2010 to 2012, but found herself the learner. This book is written with charm and wit, and follows on from her previous book "Munguishi Weavings". ISBN: 9780646583488. Our Book No: 27220. $30 AUD.

38. Clarke, Mollie (1946). The Four Cats [Little Things Series]. [Sydney]: [Ayres & James]. Unnum 14 pp. Paperback small quarto, pictorial coloured card covers, stapled (staples rusted), fair plus condition, colour drawings, small tear across spine & pages, covers & pages toned as usual, edgewear (small edge tears & corner creases), old price mark front cover. (Estimated date, 1946, Trove catalogue.) A delightful collectible book for children of all ages. The bright colourful drawings and simple text will appeal especially to very young children. Our Book No: 21656. $10 AUD.

39. Cleveland-Peck, Patricia; Marklew, Gilly (illustrator) (1998). Freckle & Clyde (Reprint ed). London: Diamond Books. Unnum 28 pp. Paperback small quarto, card covers, stapled, very good condition, colour drawings, small mark rear cover, covers & pages little creased, minor edgewear. A children's picture story about the adventures of one cat who turns up at two different homes, and is named by the child at each home. ISBN: 0261669494. Our Book No: 25133. $10 AUD.

40. Colwell, Eileen; Julian-Ottie, Vanessa (illustrator) (1993). Cats in a Basket: Stories & Poems to Read Aloud (1st stated ed). London: Viking / Penguin Books. 122 pp. Hardback octavo, no jacket, very good condition, black & white drawings, page edges lightly toned, spine lightly faded. A delightful collection of stories and poems for young children. The charming sketches will appeal to any age. ISBN: 0670837105. Our Book No: 26432. $10 AUD.

41. Cooper, Gwen (2010). Homer's Odyssey: The Touching True Story of the Blind, Abandoned Kitten who Became the World's Bravest Cat (1st ed). London: Bantam Books. 287 pp. Paperback octavo, very good plus condition, black & white vignette photos, minor edgewear. This is a once-in-a-lifetime story of an extraordinary cat and his human companion. It celebrates the refusal to accept limits-on love, ability, or hope-against overwhelming odds. ISBN: 9780593066409. Our Book No: 26207. $15 AUD.

42. Cooper, Gwen (2010). Homer's Odyssey: A Fearless Feline Tale, or How I Learned About Love and Life With a Blind Wonder Cat. New York: Bantam Books. 299 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white text-photos vignettes, minor edgewear, tiny scuff front cover (sticker removal). This is a once-in-a-lifetime story of an extraordinary American cat and his blind human companion. It celebrates the refusal to accept limits-on love, ability, or hope-against overwhelming odds. ISBN: 9780385343985. Our Book No: 26276. $12 AUD.

43. Corrin, Ruth; Hurford, John (illustrator) (1991). Mr Cat. Auckland: Random Century. Unnum 32 pp. Hardback quarto, very good condition, pictorial cover, colour drawings, minor edgewear. A children's picture story about Grandpa worrying that his cat is getting too fat. A sensitive story about childbirth for children. ISBN: 1869411234. Our Book No: 9730. $15 AUD.

44. Cox, Tom; Mullen, Edie (illustrator) (2008). Under The Paw: Confessions of a Cat Man (Reprint ed). London: Simon & Schuster. 240 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), illustrated endpapers, minor edgewear jacket &top edge, pages lightly toned. He writes about owning seven of the most charismatic cats in Norfolk. He particularly tells the story of his long and chequered relationship with The Bear, his oldest and most sensitive survivor moggy. ISBN: 9781847371416. Our Book No: 28336. $14 AUD.

45. Coxon, Michele (2000). Where's My Kitten? A Hide-and-Seek Flap Book (Reprint ed). Sydney, Mascot: Koala Books. Unnum 13 pp. Paperback oblong quarto, very good condition, colour drawings (lift-up flaps), crease along spine, laminate lifting corner tips front cover, light imprint inside rear cover, minor edgewear corners. This delightful children's picture counting book has a surprise on every page. Lift the flap to help Mother Cat look for her adventuresome kitten. The exquisit illustrations are by the author. Written by the author of "The Cat Who Lost His Purr". ISBN: 1875846859. Our Book No: 27954. $14 AUD.

46. Croser, Josephine; Carter, Donni (illustrator) (1989). Tiddycat (1st ed). Sydney: Collins. Unnum 32 pp. Hardback quarto, pictorial cover, no jacket, good condition, colour drawings (mostly full-page), purple endpapers, corners little bumped, bottom corner lightly worn, spine little loose (pages firm), tiny tear rear edge spine, tiny dent spine, few small dents edges. A beautiful picture story for children. Ben loved his cat Tiddycat, and when she died, he found it very hard to deal with, and did not want another kitten. This is a very special book and the large colourful drawings and easy-to-read text will be suitable for all ages. ISBN: 0732248647. Our Book No: 23391. $10 AUD.

47. Cunningham, Liz (editor); Melano, Anne (editor) (1993). Marmalade's Book of Cats: Australian Writing and Art. Sydney: Marmalade Press. 198 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good plus condition (in very good plus dustjacket), full-page black & white & colour photos, black & white drawings & cartoons, minor edgewear. (Estimated date: 1993, Trove catalogue.) This beautiful book with the many art works featuring cats is a selection of material received from Australians whose interest in cats varies from utter devotion to cool intrigue. There are paintings, poems, cartoons and commentary, sketches and stories to dip into at your leisure. (Illustrations include pencil drawings, etchings, photos, pastels, fabric pictures, acrylics, oils, watercolours, screen prints, pen drawings.). ISBN: 0646145770. Our Book No: 20343. $20 AUD.

48. Daristotle, Leighann (editor) (2002). Current Concepts in Clinical Nutrition for Dogs and Cats. Philadelphia: Harcourt Health Communications. 264 pp. Paperback small, spiral binding, very good condition, tables, rear cover lightly scuffed. A handbook for the use of vets, edited by specialists from the IAMS Company of Ohio. Our Book No: 4797. $15 AUD.

49. Davis, Jim; Simone, Norma (story) & Fentz, Mike (illustrator) (1990). Garfield: The Cat Show (A Little Golden book) (1st ed). Racine, WI: Golden Book / Western Publishing. Unnum 24 pp. Hardback small square octavo, pictorial cover (gilt spine, cover lightly scuffed), very good condition, colour drawings, minor edgewear. First edition ("A" in number line). Collectible children's picture story. The loveable cat creates chaos at the 29th annual cat show. ISBN: 0307001105. Our Book No: 2240. $10 AUD.

50. Davis, Jim (1997). The Ninth Garfield Treasury (Reprint ed). New York: Ballantine. Unnum 120 pp. Paperback wide oblong, very good plus condition, colour drawings, minor edgewear, top corner slightly bent last page & rear cover, pages clean. Packed with bright colour drawings, this Garfield cartoon book will keep children and adults alike happy for hours. ISBN: 0345416708. Our Book No: 22807. $12 AUD.

51. Davis, Karen Leigh; Hakanson Monsalve, Tana (illustrator) (1999). Mixed-Breed Cats (A Complete Pet Owner's Manual) (1st ed). Hauppauge, NY: Barron's Educational. 95 pp. Paperback square trade, very good plus condition, colour text-photos. Information and advice to help you take good care of your mixed-breed cat. ISBN: 0764108050. Our Book No: 21013. $10 AUD.

52. Davis, Karen Leigh (2001). Compatible Cats: Keeping a Contented Feline in a Peaceful Household (Reprint ed). Hauppauge, NY: Barron's Educational. 161 pp. Paperback square trade, very good plus condition, colour text-photos, black & white drawings, minor edgewear. This wonderful book is packed with useful information and photos to help if you are considering having more than one cat or bringing other animals into the house. ISBN: 0764114786. Our Book No: 23847. $10 AUD.

53. de Fossard, Esta; Bartram, Haworth (photographer) (1976). Catkin: The Curious Kitten (1st ed). Melbourne: Childerset. Unnum 32 pp. Paperback quarto, good plus condition, full-page colour photos, covers & pages little creased, minor edgewear. First edition. A delightful Australian children's picture story about a cat. ISBN: 0909404100. Our Book No: 3157. $10 AUD.

54. Dudley, Ernest; Nockels, David (illustrator) (1970). Arthur (1st ed). London: Frederick Muller. Unnum 42 pp. Hardback square octavo, dustjacket, good condition (in good dustjacket), black & white & colour drawings (some full-page), minor edgewear, light creasing endpapers, few scratches & dents jacket (tiny scuff top spine, sticker mark front cover), old tape marks pastedowns & jacket flaps. This beautifully illustrated children's picture story is about a white cat named Arthur who ate with his paw. He has many adventures, including being rescued by Prince Philip in his famous helicopter! This is a gentle happy story which will appeal to animal lovers of any age. The author is well-known as the BBC's Armchair Detective. Our Book No: 27527. $15 AUD.

55. Edwards, Ron (1987). Cats (Unstated 1st ed). Kuranda, QLD: Rams Skull Press. Unnum 44 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, card cover (plate laid down), black & white drawings, spine lightly faded. Well-executed drawings of the feline form, supplemented by rhyming verse. ISBN: 0909901694. Our Book No: 10811. $10 AUD.

56. Eliot, T. S.; Bentley, Nicolas (illustrator) (1985). Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats (Illustrated ed). London: Faber & Faber. 64 pp. Paperback trade, flexible cover, very good condition, full-page colour drawings, black & white vignettes, minor edgewear. Loveable humorous cat poems written for his god-children and friends in the 1930s. They inspired the musical "Cats" (Andrew Lloyd Webber). ISBN: 0571105580. Our Book No: 7912. $10 AUD.

57. Eustace, May (1979). 100 Years of Siamese Cats (Reprint ed). Sydney: Cassell. 106 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white photos, minor edgewear jacket (minor foxing reverse side), minor foxing edges, owner's written name. Australian edition of a book by Irish cat fancier and judge. A wonderful book for all cat lovers. There is a beautiful poem about a Siamese cat written by Michael Joseph at the end of the book. ISBN: 0726926671. Our Book No: 3474. $14 AUD.

58. Finden, Susan (2010). Casper the Commuting Cat: The True Story of the Cat Who Rode the Bus and Stole Our Hearts (1st ed). London: Simon & Schuster. 226 pp. Hardback small, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), colour photos, minor edgewear jacket. A warm touching true story about a very special black & white cat who traveled on the local buses in Britain. ISBN: 9780857200082. Our Book No: 26703. $10 AUD.

59. Gallico, Paul; Burton, Jane (photographer) & Gallico, Virginia (photographer) (1982). Honorable Cat (Reprint ed) [Honourable Cat]. New York: Crown Publishers. 158 pp. Paperback small quarto, very good condition, colour photos, minor edgewear, copy 2. A delightful classic book of verse written by a cat about the feline character, combined with a sumptuous picture gallery of cat photos. ISBN: 0517548879. Our Book No: 10762A. $12 AUD.

60. Gallico, Paul; Burton, Jane (photographer) (1990). Honourable Cat (1st p/b ed). London: Pan Books. 128 pp. Paperback wide trade, very good condition, colour photos, minor edgewear. A delightful classic book of verse written by a cat about the feline character, combined with a sumptuous picture gallery of cat photos. ISBN: 0330312936. Our Book No: 10762. $12 AUD.

61. Gallico, Paul (2011). Jennie (New ed) [Essential Modern Classics]. London: HarperCollins Children's Books. 347 pp. Paperback small trade, very good condition, minor edgewear. Young adults fiction novel about Peter, a boy who wakes from a serious accident to find himself transformed into a cat. The world is a dangerous place for him, until he is befriended by the kindly cat Jennie. This beautiful story is as special as the first time it was published in 1950. ISBN: 9780007395194. Our Book No: 28821. $14 AUD.

62. Gathings, Evelyn (1988). Cat and Kitten Bookmarks: 30 Full-Color Designs. New York: Dover Publications. 6 pp. Paperback large quarto, stapled, thirty large (2'' x 7'') bookmarks, perforated for easy removal, very good plus condition, colour illustrations, minor edgewear, staples lightly rusted, few tiny dents front cover. These 30 delightful cat characters were created by noted painter and illustrator Evelyn Gathings. Each bookmark has a caption on the back giving the cat's name and describing its activity. These bookmarks will delight children and adults. A very special book for book and cat lovers everywhere. ISBN: 0486257843. Our Book No: 22953. $10 AUD.

63. Geras, Adele; Walters, Catherine (2001). Sleep Tight, Ginger Kitten (1st ed). Sydney, Mascot: Koala Book Company. Unnum 24 pp. Paperback oblong quarto, very good plus condition, colour illustrations, front cover little creased near spine. A ginger kitten with one white paw, and a small white spot on his ginger face is looking for a sleeping place. The large colourful illustrations and simple easy-to-read text will delight even very young children. ISBN: 0864613482. Our Book No: 20565. $10 AUD.

64. Gibb-Cumming, Sally (1987). Who Lives in Your TV? (1st ed). Sydney, Frenchs Forest: Lilyfield Publications. Unnum 32 pp. Hardback oblong quarto, no jacket, very good condition, pictorial cover, colour drawings (few black & white), boards lightly faded, internally excellent. A charming fairy story about some little telves (TV elves) who work inside every television set. Jaffa the cat seems to know what these cheeky little telves are up to. A delightful book with bright colourful illustrations that will entertain children and adults alike. ISBN: 0730101789. Our Book No: 23220. $20 AUD.

65. Greene, Vivien (2006). Laurel for Libby: A Tale with Cuts (Facsimile ed). Oxford: Bodleian Library. 39 pp. Hardback small, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white drawings (woodcuts), minor edgewear jacket (rear cover edge little creased). This tale was preserved in an unpublished manuscript by Vivien Greene, the wife of Graham Greene, and based on a dream she had on September 14, 1937. It tells the story of "The oldest cat in Bristol" who was born in the summer of 1862 and lived through four major wars, the peace of Berlin and the treaty of Versailles. The whimsical story of this richly-marked tabby with a silvery muzzle and a tendency to dribble was presented by the author to her husband as a gift on their 10th wedding anniversary. The story is printed in the authors own hand and illustrated with charming woodcuts of Libby herself. ISBN: 185124350X. Our Book No: 26219. $10 AUD.

66. Grogan, John; Cowdrey, Richard (illustrator) (2010). Marley and the Kittens (1st p/b ed). London: HarperCollins Children's Books. Unnum 32 pp. Paperback small wide quarto, very good condition, colour text-drawings (most full-page), reader creases along spine, corner tips front cover little scuffed, minor edgewear. This book is a very funny and warm children's picture story from the writer of Marley & Me. A pair of beautiful kittens joins the family, and Marley fears he may longer be number-one. Lucky and Yow-Yow teach Marley that no one's purr-fect and they all become the best of friends after a few ups and downs. ISBN: 9780007382156. Our Book No: 28719. $10 AUD.

67. Haddon, Celia (2010). Cats Behaving Badly: Why Cats Do The Funny Things They Do (Reprint ed). London: Ebury / Random House. 248 pp. Hardback small octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white drawings, pages faintly toned, top corner covers little bumped, top corners jacket little creased (minor edgewear). The author provides practical solutions to many situations that only cats can come up with. The light hearted drawings add to the many stories about cats. This book will keep any cat lover busy for hours. ISBN: 9780091932152. Our Book No: 28687. $15 AUD.

68. Haddon, Celia (2012). Tilly: The Ugliest Cat in the Shelter: How I Rescued Her and She Rescued Me. London: Hamlyn. 240 pp. Paperback, very good condition, colour photos inside covers, spine ends little rubbed, light foxing edges, minor edgewear. This is the story of a small very unhappy kitten that the author adopted from the Oxfordshire shelter. Tilly was scared and almost feral when she was taken home. Due to the authors help she became a very special cat who would bring her owner mice when Celia did not feel well enough to cook after her Cancer operation. This is a warm uplifting story that shows how cats can help you through hard times. ISBN: 9780600624660. Our Book No: 28937. $12 AUD.

69. Harrison, Frederick (1989). Travelling Cat: A Journey Round Britain With Pugwash (Reprint ed). London: HarperCollins. 112 pp. Paperback wide trade, very good condition, black & white text-photos, light foxing edges & few pages, small scuff front cover, rear cover lightly marked, minor edgewear. Recounts the people and places he and his cat Pugwash encountered on their journey around Britain. Beautifully written with a wry humour, warmth and a wonderful sense of the ridiculous, this very funny and endearing book has many photos that are as entertaining as the text. ISBN: 0586206949. Our Book No: 28347. $10 AUD.

70. Hartnett, Sonya (2007). Stripes of the Sidestep Wolf (Reprint ed). Melbourne, Camberwell: Penguin Books. 191 pp. Paperback, very good condition, minor edgewear, edges & pages lightly toned, faint foxing top edge. This book is a shimmering, ultimately joyful novel for young adults, a story of journeying towards courage and freedom, of finding the will to live a life beyond expectation. He dares to think that his dreary life might change when he spies a strange doglike animal at a nearby mountain that he thinks may be the rare, striped Tasmanian tiger. Satchel O'Rye, devoted son of an impoverished couple in a dying rural town, must weigh in balance the life of his most cherished dog and the freedom of a mysterious rare animal. ISBN: 9780143006794. Our Book No: 27469. $12 AUD.

71. Hawcroft, Tim (1994). First Aid for Cats: The Essential Quick-Reference Guide (1st ed). Sydney: Lansdowne. 95 pp. Paperback small octavo, stiffened covers, very good condition, colour photos & black & white drawings, tables, few tiny creases covers. Practical, easy-to-follow advice on: basic techniques of first aid, prevention and treatment of injuries and illness, when to call the vet. ISBN: 1863022643. Our Book No: 19995. $12 AUD.

72. Helfer, Ralph (2005). Zamba: The True Story of the Greatest Lion that Ever lived (1st International ed). New York: HarperCollins. 258 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, black & white photos, minor edgewear, edges & pages lightly toned. This is the story of animal behaviorist Ralph Helfer, who uses "affection training" on animals he wants to train. He developed a special bond with a young lion cub found near death on the Zambezi river in Zambia, and taken back to the United States where the cub lived with the author and his family for 18 years. ISBN: 006083627X. Our Book No: 27370. $15 AUD.

73. Herriot, James; Brown, Ruth (illustrator) (1992). Oscar Cat-About-Town (Reprint ed). London: Picture Piper / Pan Books. Unnum 32 pp. Paperback wide octavo, very good condition, colour drawings, minor edgewear. A children's picture book (true story), taken from his experience as a rural English vet. ISBN: 0330320661. Our Book No: 20368A. $10 AUD.

74. Herriot, James; Holmes, Lesley (illustrator) (1994). James Herriot's Cat Stories (Australian ed). Sydney: Bantam Books. 159 pp. Hardback small square, very good plus condition (in very good dustjacket), colour drawings, illustrated endpapers, minor edgewear jacket. New selection of the very best of his cat stories. ISBN: 1863593470. Our Book No: 8696. $10 AUD.

75. Hildick, E. W.; Biro, Val (1987). A Cat called Amnesia. Bath: Chivers Press / Swift Book. 152 pp. Hardback small, very good condition, pictorial cover, black & white drawings, edges faintly foxed, spine ends lightly bumped. Novel for young adults. The stray cat had turned up at the Bleeker's holiday farmhouse during a thunderstorm. The family search for the cat's family and after much searching the mystery is solved to everyone's satisfaction including Amnesia's. ISBN: 0859978699. Our Book No: 24365. $10 AUD.

76. Holmelund Minarik, Else; Sendak, Maurice (illustrator) (1968). A Kiss for Little Bear. Sydney: Scholastic Book Services. 32 pp. Paperback wide trade, very good condition, colour drawings, yellow-tinted pages, few small creases covers, minor edgewear, staples little rusted, pages lightly toned, owner's written name. By the author and artist of "Little Bear". A charming children's picture story about a bear sending a picture to his grandmother; she sends a kiss back to him via some of his animal friends (hens, ducks, frogs, owls, cats, skunks). The simple text and beautiful drawings will appeal to any child. ISBN: 0590720848. Our Book No: 20841. $10 AUD.

77. Hubbard, Athleen; Gidas, Marie (illustrator) (1984). A Pen & Four Paws, by Horrie Hamish Hubbard (1st ed). Melbourne, Kew: National Guide Dogs. 32 pp. Paperback wide trade, very good condition, stapled, thin card covers, black & white drawings, minor edgewear, spine & covers little creased. Children's literature. Cats have always played an important role in the training of guide dog puppies. There are always several around the National Guide Dog Training Centre in Kew, Victoria. The reason for this is that guide dogs of the future must be used to cats and consider them good friends. This delightful little book is suitable for all ages, as Horrie the cat has made sure to include easy-to-read poems and the charming drawings to make the poems come alive. (Includes photo of the author and his cat Horrie.). Our Book No: 23894. $15 AUD.

78. Isham, Steve; Isham, Marion (1996). Tasmanian Tiger (1st ed). Margate, TAS: Bandicoot Books. 30 pp. Paperback small wide quarto, very good condition, full-page glossy illustrations, minor edgewear, top corner tip front cover little creased, autograph (written names title page). Australian children's picture book. Ben and his sister go Tasmanian tiger hunting. ISBN: 0958653607. Our Book No: 26637. $13 AUD.

79. Ivory, Lesley Anne (1993). Cats Among the Toys (1st ed). London: HarperCollins. Unnum 28 pp. Hardback oblong small quarto, dustjacket, pictorial cover, very good plus condition (in very good plus dustjacket), full-page colour drawings, illustrated endpapers, minor edgewear jacket. Her delightful full-page paintings of cats are accompanied by colour drawings of collectable toys. The author combines her three loves, cats, toys and design. The little cat stuffed with catmint is Octopussy's favourite toy - he searches for him on every page. This beautiful book is a treasure trove of cats and historical toys which will appeal to all cat lovers. ISBN: 0001936433. Our Book No: 26266. $14 AUD.

80. James, Ann (1995). Finding Jack. Sydney, Rydalmere: Hodder Children's Books Australia. Unnum 32 pp. Paperback small square quarto, very good condition, colour drawings, loose fold-out poster, bottom corner front cover creased, minor edgewear. Australian children's picture story about a cat called Jack who is hiding away. The beautiful life-like drawings will appeal to animal lovers of all ages. The poster explains the authors' story about her cottage and how she came to write this very special story. ISBN: 0733600743. Our Book No: 28562. $15 AUD.

81. Jensen, Jo; Williams, Adrienne (illustrator); Morris, Jill (editor) (1999). Pipit [Sun Glider Series]. Maleny, QLD: Greater Glider Productions. Unnum 24 pp. Paperback oblong small quarto (with flaps), as new condition, colour drawings. A delightful children's picture story about a Richard's Pipit (a ground-nesting bird found in Australia and elsewhere) who protects her babies against the constant threat of a cat. ISBN: 0947304436. Our Book No: 1502. $10 AUD.

82. Johnson, Pam (1994). Twisted Whiskers: Solving Your Cat's Behavior Problems (Reprint ed). Berkeley, CA: Crossing Press. 154 pp. Paperback large octavo, very good plus condition, black & white photos & drawings, minor edgewear. The author is a feline behaviour consultant who works on a referral basis by veterinarians. ISBN: 9780895947109. Our Book No: 27019. $18 AUD.

83. Johnson-Bennett, Pam (2004). Cat vs. Cat: Keeping Peace When You Have More Than One Cat (Reprint ed). New York: Penguin Books. 224 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, minor edgewear. Offers good advice on how to avoid tension, prevent fights, blend two feline families, or help the elder cat in your home to lead a happy contented life style. ISBN: 0142004758. Our Book No: 25639. $10 AUD.

84. Joseph, Michael; Dawson, Clare (illustrator) (1947). Cat's Company (Reprint ed). London: Michael Joseph. 222 pp. Hardback dustjacket, good condition (in good dustjacket), black & white drawings (some full-page), edge tears jacket (flap clipped), minor edgewear, protected by removable semiarchival plastic sleeve. Classic true story about an English publisher and his cats. The delightful sketches make this a very special book. Our Book No: 21189. $10 AUD.

85. Kerr, Judith (2002). Mog on Fox Night (Reprint ed). London: Collins. Unnum 28 pp. Paperback large octavo, good condition, colour drawings, some creases & marks covers & pages & edges, minor edgewear, written & dated dedication title page. A special children's picture story about Mog the cat and his many adventures. This time he meets some cheeky foxes who eat the dinner he does not want. A well-loved copy which makes this story very special. ISBN: 0006645011. Our Book No: 27854. $10 AUD.

86. Kerr, Judith (2006). Mog in the Dark (Reprint ed). London: HarperCollins Children's Books. Unnum 44 pp. Paperback small quarto, very good condition, colour drawings, minor creases covers, minor edgewear. This is another special children's picture story about Mog the cat and his many adventures. There is a picture on the rear cover of the author and her cat who looks like Mog! ISBN: 9780007171330. Our Book No: 28669. $14 AUD.

87. King, Suzanne (2005). Adventures of Penny and Motto the Persians (1st ed). Dural, NSW: Suzanne King. 573 pp. Hardback dustjacket, pictorial cover, very good plus condition (in very good plus dustjacket), black & white & colour drawings, colour photos, minor edgewear jacket. This book tells the story of the author's much loved Persian cats. Motto and Silva Penny, both show cats born in Australia with American ancestry, inspired her to write this collection of poems based on the story and actual events of their lives. This collection of poems, paintings, drawings and photos will delight children and cat-lovers alike. ISBN: 073166373X. Our Book No: 24440. $25 AUD.

88. Lessing, Doris; Leman, Martin (cover design) (1986). Particularly Cats (Reprint ed). London: Grafton. 109 pp. Paperback small, very good condition, edges & covers faintly foxed as common, pages & edges lightly toned as common. A classic, simple and straight forward report on cats and their very special world, by the famous writer. ISBN: 0586046992. Our Book No: 20440. $10 AUD.

89. Lewis, Martyn (1992). Cat in the News (Reprint ed). London: Warner. 153 pp. Paperback small quarto, very good plus condition, black & white text-photos. A fascinating collection of stories about the feline species (delightfully illustrated). ISBN: 0751500313. Our Book No: 20258. $10 AUD.

90. Lindsay, Norman; Stewart, Douglas (introduction) (1975). Norman Lindsay's Cats (1st ed). Melbourne: Macmillan. Unnum 64 pp. Hardback small quarto, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white drawings, buff-coloured paper, top edge lightly foxed, edgewear jacket (chipped, little loss spine & corners, front cover scratched, sticker mark). A delightful collection of Lindsay's sketches of his cats. Text by an artist friend. Includes an essay by Douglas Stewart ("The artist as a cat fancier") and Norman Lindsay ("The cats of Springwood"). ISBN: 0333175611. Our Book No: 13726. $25 AUD.

91. Lindsay, Norman (1991). Norman Lindsay's Cats (Reprint ed). Sydney: Pan Macmillan. Unnum 64 pp. Paperback small square quarto, very good condition, black & white drawings, small crease cover, minor edgewear. A delightful collection of Lindsay's sketches of his cats. Text by an artist friend, Douglas Stewart. Includes an essay by Stewart ("The artist as a cat fancier") and Lindsay ("The cats of Springwood"). ISBN: 0725104074. Our Book No: 13727. $25 AUD.

92. Lindsay, Norman; Stewart, Meg (introduction) (2001). Norman Lindsay: Artful Cats. Bungendore, NSW: Odana Publications. 144 pp. Hardback quarto, no jacket as issued, pictorial cover, very good plus condition, black & white & colour drawings (some full-page). Heavy. A delightful collection of Norman Lindsay's sketches of his cats. Text by a friend, Meg Stewart. Includes letters from Lindsay, some written by the cats! (Lindsay's father was born in Ireland.) (1 of 2 available copies.). ISBN: 0908154496. Our Book No: 2633. $50 AUD.

93. Lyne, Nairda (1983). Granny Stayput. Hobart: National Trust of Australia (Tasmania). 32 pp. Paperback small square quarto, very good condition, black & white drawings, tiny crease bottom corner front cover, minor spinewear. Granny O'Grady lives with her grey tabby cat, Albert in a tiny terrace. She refuses to move when the council wants to bulldoze her house for a carpark. A scarce, delightful children's story for all ages; the black & white drawings make this a very special story. ISBN: 0909575096. Our Book No: 20577. $24 AUD.

94. Macarthur-Onslow, Annette (1977). Minnie (2nd impression ed). Sydney: Ure Smith. 64 pp. Hardback quarto, very good condition, pictorial cover, black & white & colour drawings, tiny scuff bottom corner tip rear cover, tiny scuff spine ends, spine little faded, light foxing few pages, faint foxing endpapers. Delightful children's picture tale about a cat in the Cotswold woods, by Australian children's writer. The charming illustrations bring this wonderful story to life. ISBN: 0725400425. Our Book No: 3811. $15 AUD.

95. Macarthur-Onslow, Annette (1981). Minnie (1st p/b ed). Sydney: Ure Smith. 64 pp. Paperback quarto, very good condition, card cover, black & white & colour drawings, minor edgewear, remainder stripe. Delightful tale about a cat in the Cotswold woods, by Australian children's writer. ISBN: 0006623158. Our Book No: 9589. $10 AUD.

96. MacRobert, Virginia (2010). Gin's Tonic: Ocean Voyage Inner Journey (1st stated ed). Hong Kong: Proverse Hong Kong. 536 pp. Paperback thick octavo, very good condition, colour photos, minor edgewear, autograph (author's written name & date). This book is the daily record of a journey around the world. The author, Henry the dog, Coco the cat, and some crew members shared her journey. They took a long journey under sail in the catamaran sailing vessel Dai Long Wan. They left the Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club in October, 2006, and arrived back in March 2008, which took 493 days to complete a circumnavigation. This log of their voyage records real-life episodes with pirates, terrific storms and breakdowns in the middle of the most remote places on the planet. The author was born in Australia, and raised on a farm in New South Wales. ISBN: 9789881772435. Our Book No: 28826. $40 AUD.

97. Maggitti, Phil; Earle Bridges, Michele (illustrator) (1993). Scottish Fold Cats (A Complete Pet Owner's Manual) (1st ed). Hauppauge, NY: Barron's Educational. 88 pp. Paperback wide trade, very good plus condition, colour text-photos, black & white drawings, minor edgewear. Answers to questions about feeding, health, breeding, and more about these beautiful unique cats. Filled with full-colour photos and black and white drawings. ISBN: 0812049993. Our Book No: 20927. $11 AUD.

98. Magrs, Paul (2014). The Story of Fester Cat: How One Remarkable Cat Changed Two Men's Lives (1st ed). New York: Penguin Group. 295 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white text-photos, minor edgewear, corner tips covers little scuffed, reader crease at cover join to spine, spine edges little rubbed, spine ends little rubbed. This is the true story of an extraordinary little cat whose gentle ways and trusting soul changed two young men from Manchester into a family. This story is unique because Fester tells his story through his eyes, and the author writes the afterword. A warm story that will appeal to all cat lovers. ISBN: 9780425275047. Our Book No: 28914. $15 AUD.

99. Manuel, Lynn; Wilson, Janet (illustrator) (1997). Lucy Maud and the Cavendish Cat (1st ed). Toronto: Tundra. Unnum 28 pp. Hardback small quarto, dustjacket, as new condition (in as new dustjacket), sepia (brown-tinted) drawings, full-page colour illustrations. This delightful book is a true story, complied from the many references to Daffy the cat that appear in the "Selected Journals of L. M. Montgomery", Volumes 1 and 2. The beautiful paintings will delight children and adults alike. This book is very special and will have appeal to cat lovers and lovers of L. M. Montgomery's children's stories. ISBN: 0887763979. Our Book No: 22042. $15 AUD.

100. Marciuliano, Francesco (2012). I Could Pee On This, and Other Poems by Cats (Reprint ed). San Francisco: Chronicle Books. 112 pp. Hardback very small, as new condition (in as new dustjacket), colour photos. A little gift picture book of irreverent poems written by a cat. Many cute pictures of cats. ISBN: 9781452110585. Our Book No: 15224. $10 AUD.

101. Mark, Jan; Voake, Charlotte (illustrator) (1997). Fur (Reprint ed). London: Walker Books. Unnum 18 pp. Paperback square, very good plus condition, colour full-page drawings, covers slightly scratched. A charming story about a cat and the interesting nests she makes for her kittens. ISBN: 0744552451. Our Book No: 24420. $10 AUD.

102. Marquis, Don (1982). Archy and Mehitabel (Reprint ed). London: Faber & Faber. 166 pp. Paperback small, very good condition, minor edgewear. Archy is a cockroach who writes free verse on an office typewriter. Mehitabel is a cat who claims she was once Cleopatra. As she can't type, Archy - a wit, scandalmonger and philosopher - is forced to be her reporter. Delightful. ISBN: 0571056660. Our Book No: 11853. $10 AUD.

103. Martin, Winifred (1959). The Three Kittens. London: Blackie & Son. Unnum 28 pp. Hardback small quarto, pictorial boards, good condition, black & white drawings, red cloth spine, light toning pages, cover corners rubbed, tiny chip bottom edge, minor foxing & marks, minor insect damage (title page, top edge rear board). (Estimated date, 1959, British National Bibliography.) A delightful collectible book about a tabby cat and her charming kittens and their adventures. The large drawings and easy-to-read text will delight any age. Our Book No: 25728. $15 AUD.

104. Martyn, Elizabeth; Taylor, David (1991). The Little Cat Care Book (1st American ed) [Little cat library]. New York: Dorling Kindersley (DK). 61 pp. Hardback very small, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), colour text-photos & drawings. This is a wonderful collection of anecdotes, information and amusement that all cat lovers will be unable to resist. ISBN: 1879431629. Our Book No: 20024. $10 AUD.

105. Martyn, Elizabeth; Taylor, David; Burton, Jane (photos) (1993). The Little Cat Behaviour Book (Reprint ed) [Little Cat Library]. New York: Dorling Kindersley (DK). 61 pp. Hardback small gift size, dustjacket, very good plus condition (in very good plus dustjacket), colour text-photos, faint foxing reverse side jacket, small remainder stripe. A tiny treasury of information about the body language, posture, breeding, health and psychology of felines. An exquisite compendium of anecdotes, and amusement no cat lover will be able to resist. ISBN: 0863186653. Our Book No: 20782. $10 AUD.

106. Marx, Enid (1972). Sam & Arry (1st ed). London: Chatto & Windus. Unnum 24 pp. Hardback oblong, very good condition, pictorial boards, beige cloth spine, brown & blue drawings, illustrated endpapers, light toning pages, pages slightly loose at base spine (missing stitch), light foxing spine & edges, few little holes along spine edge, minor edgewear. This delightful collectible children's book, written and illustrated by Enid Marx, is about two Siamese kittens who have plenty of adventures. Arry was shy, Sam ruled everyone with a velvet paw, and was always up to something. The beautiful life-like drawings by the author will charm all ages. ISBN: 0701104929. Our Book No: 28932. $60 AUD.

107. Masson, Jeffrey Moussaieff (2003). The Nine Emotional Lives of Cats: A Journey Into the Feline Heart. London: Vintage / Random House. 259 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white text-photos. Cats really do display a range of emotions - from narcissism to playfulness. This beautiful book is enchanting, warm and witty. It is a book that all cat lovers will fall in love with. The author has a very strong bond with his five cats and this comes through in his writing. ISBN: 0099449242. Our Book No: 20128. $10 AUD.

108. McLean, Andrew; McLean, Janet (1995). Cats' Whiskers (1st ed). Sydney: Allen & Unwin. Unnum 32 pp. Hardback oblong quarto, very good condition, pictorial cover, colour drawings, tiny tear bottom edge two pages, few light creases endpapers, corners lightly bumped. A children's picture story about cats. The charming drawings will delight all ages. ISBN: 1863739254. Our Book No: 25166. $22 AUD.

109. Morpurgo, Michael; Foreman, Michael (illustrator) (2010). Kaspar Prince of Cats (Reprint ed). London: HarperCollins Children's Books. 206 pp. Paperback trade, very good plus condition, black & white drawings. This novel for young adults is the story of Prince Kaspar Kandinsky, a very special cat who lived in the glamorous suites of the Savoy Hotel, then the servants' quarters in the attic, a crowded lifeboat, and survived the hustle and bustle of New York City. Kaspar is no ordinary cat - he is the only cat to survive the sinking of the Titanic. The authors postscript at the back of the book makes fascinating reading after the story is read. ISBN: 9780007267002. Our Book No: 28474. $12 AUD.

110. Morpurgo, Michael; Foreman, Michael (2005). The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips (Reprint ed). London: HarperCollins Children's Books. 189 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, drawings, slight bump top spine, minor edgewear. The story for young adults of a deserted village in France during WW2, a lifelong friendship, and one very adventurous cat. ISBN: 9780007182466. Our Book No: 28417. $10 AUD.

111. Morris, William; McGregor, H. E. (introduction & notes) (1930). Atalanta's Race (from "The Earthly Paradise"). Sydney: George B. Phillip & Son. 32 pp. Paperback small, stapled pamphlet (staples concealed), good condition, card cover, top corner tips worn covers, slight loss top of spine, bottom corners covers creased, few creases in covers, pages toned, minor edgewear, rubber stamp. (Estimated date, 1930, or perhaps earlier.) This little booklet consists of a number of separate stories, held together by a framework. The nature of this framework is told in the prologue. Retells the myth of the Greek princess, rejected by her father, raised by bears, won in marriage in a race by Melanion, and then changed into a lioness by an angry Aphrodite. Our Book No: 27659. $15 AUD.

112. Myron, Vicki (2008). Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat who Touched the World (Reprint ed). London: Hodder & Stoughton. 277 pp. Paperback octavo, as new condition, black & white text-photos. On the coldest morning of the year, the author found a tiny, bedraggled kitten almost frozen to death in the night drop box of the library where she worked, and her life - and the town of Spencer, Iowa would never be the same. This is a beautiful true story which will touch the heart of any catlover. ISBN: 9780340960776. Our Book No: 22959. $15 AUD.

113. Myron, Vicki; Witter, Bret (with) (2010). Dewey's Nine Lives: The Legacy of the Small-Town Library Cat who Inspired Millions (1st ed). London: Simon & Schuster. 304 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good plus condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white text-photos, minor edgewear jacket. On the coldest morning of the year, the author found a tiny, bedraggled kitten almost frozen to death in the night drop box of the library where she worked, and her life - and the town of Spencer, Iowa, would never be the same. This is a beautiful true story which will touch the heart of any catlover. In this second book, the author spoke with other cat lovers, and these nine stories are all inspired by one very special cat named Dewey, includes the story of Page Turner, the author's new cat. ISBN: 9781847378569. Our Book No: 26299. $15 AUD.

114. Nash, John (illustrator) (1992). Cats (1st ed) [Themes in Art Series]. London: Scala Publications. 64 pp. Hardback wide octavo, very good condition, pictorial cover, colour illustrations, dark blue endpapers, frontispiece, tiny dent front cover. This book on the image of the cat in Western art chronicles their fortunes from goddesses in Ancient Egypt to devils in the Middle Ages and the adored pets of today. ISBN: 1857590090. Our Book No: 24071. $14 AUD.

115. Neville, Peter (1990). Do Cats Need Shrinks? (Cat Behaviour Explained by a Leading Cat Psychologist and Agony Uncle). London: Sidgwick & Jackson. 173 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition. Traces the development of the relationship between cats and human beings and the way in which the cat has adapted to modern life with humans. The stories range from the moving to the hilarious, the problems from the commonplace to the incredible. A great book for anyone who wants to understand cats. ISBN: 0283999802. Our Book No: 12874. $10 AUD.

116. Newby, Jonica (1997). The Pact for Survival: Humans and their Animal Companions (1st ed) [Later title: The Animal Attraction]. Sydney: ABC Books. 280 pp. Paperback, good plus condition, edges lightly foxed. Based on the latest research and interviews, presents a careful analysis of the pros and cons of pet-keeping (eg, cats and dogs), specifically the health benefits of animal-human communication. Associated with the ABC Science Show series "Animal Friends". ISBN: 0733305814. Our Book No: 7929. $10 AUD.

117. Oakley, Graham (1984). The Church Mouse (Reprint ed). London: Papermac / Macmillan Children's. Unnum 36 pp. Paperback oblong quarto, very good condition, colour drawings, minor edgewear, owner's written name. A charming children's picture story about Arthur the church mouse, and Sampson the church cat. ISBN: 0333235762. Our Book No: 3900. $14 AUD.

118. Oakley, Graham (2008). The Church Mouse [Modern Classics]. Melbourne, Scoresby: Five Mile Press. Unnum 36 pp. Hardback oblong quarto, no jacket as issued, pictorial cover, as new condition, colour drawings. A charming story about Arthur the church mouse, and Sampson the church cat. Rediscover this heart-warming children's tale, in this first book in the classic series. ISBN: 9781742111353. Our Book No: 23855A. $18 AUD.

119. Paul, Caroline; MacNaughton, Wendy (drawings) (2013). Lost Cat: A True Story of Love, Desperation, and GPS Technology. New York: Bloomsbury. 159 pp. Hardback small, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), colour drawings, minor edgewear jacket. A very special story about the author and her partner's cat, Tibia, who went missing for five weeks and returned. They used a tracking device to find out where he went. The drawings are charming and really bring the book to life. This would make a great addition to a cat lover's library. ISBN: 9781608199778. Our Book No: 16616. $16 AUD.

120. Priceman, Marjorie (2001). My Nine Lives by Clio. New York: Aladdin Paperbacks / Simon & Schuster. Unnum 42 pp. Paperback quarto, good plus condition, watercolour drawings, minor edgewear corners. This book purports to the journal or diary of a cat recounting all of the nine lives she has lived and her remarkable effect on history, beginning in Mesopotamia in 300 B.C and culminating in Wisconsin in 1995. The beautiful illustrations and easy-to-read text makes this a book for all ages. Marjorie Priceman who is a well-known illustrator and writer. ISBN: 0689846703. Our Book No: 25983. $12 AUD.

121. Ranicar-Breese, Julianna; Breese, Martin (1993). Edwardian Cats and Kittens [Cameo Collection of Print Books]. Swindon, Wilts: Cameo Editions / W. E. Associates. 64 pp. Paperback large square quarto, very good condition, full-page colour photos, minor edgewear. A delightful collection of paintings of cats in the Edwardian era in Britain. Paintings photographed by Martin Breese, consultant and introductory text by Julianna Ranicar-Breese. ISBN: 1858670063. Our Book No: 6778. $12 AUD.

122. Savryn, L.; Mitchell, Kathy (illustrator) (1984). Once Upon a Cat. London: Dragon / Granada. Unnum 42 pp. Hardback quarto, no jacket, very good condition, pictorial cover, many colour drawings (some single-colour), illustrated endpapers. A children's picture book of five famous cat stories - Puss in Boots - Dick Whittington and his Cat - The White Cat - The Owl and the Pussycat -The Cat and the Mouse in Partnership. Elegant and mysterious, courageous and cunning, and sometimes just plain charming - here are cats to delight the imagination. The stories (selected & edited by Savryn) and illustrations by Mitchell will delight children and adults alike. ISBN: 0246123486. Our Book No: 23113. $14 AUD.

123. Sherley (1974). Sherley's Famous Cat Book: A Complete Manual for Cat Owners, Breeders, Exhibitors, Catteries and Others in the Treatment and Care of Cats in Health and Sickness (17th ed). Leatherhead, Surrey: Sherley Division, Ashe Labs. 304 pp. Paperback, good condition, black & white photos, adverts, minor foxing edges, small edge tears fore-edge title page, pages lightly toned, some edgewear. This 17th edition of Sherley's Cat Book has been fully revised and brought up-to-date in the light of modern research and techniques, and now deals more fully than ever before with all information and all problems affecting the welfare of cats. Our Book No: 21276. $10 AUD.

124. Silvester, John; Mobbs, Anne (1994). A Catland Companion: Classic Cats by Louis Wain & Many Others (Reprint ed). London: Michael O'Mara Books. 96 pp. Hardback quarto, dustjacket, pictorial cover, very good plus condition (in very good plus dustjacket), colour & black & white drawings, minor edgewear jacket. This book gives a pictorial glimpse of feline life as portrayed by historical artists such as Helena Maguire, Louis Wain, and Henrietta Ronner. Cats can be seen at play throughout the seasons. ISBN: 1854797654. Our Book No: 25192. $15 AUD.

125. Souter, D. H.; Holden, Robert (1988). Souter's Cats (1st ed). Sydney: Angus & Robertson. 44 pp. Paperback wide octavo, very good condition, black & white cartoons, spine little faded, faint foxing top edge, tiny faint stain inside front cover & first seven pages, single spot foxing, minor edgewear. A collection of Souter's cartoons about cats, compiled and introduced by Robert Holden, has mainly been taken from the pages of "The Bulletin", and will amuse a new audience yet to be introduced to the talent of D. H. Souter. The cartoon on page 16 regarding the weather in Sydney fits today's weather as it would have done when it was drawn on 22 December 1900. ISBN: 0207159084. Our Book No: 28383. $14 AUD.

126. Steadman, Agnes (1949). Puss, the Pianist: Piano. USA / Sydney: Willis Music Co. / Allans Music. 4 pp. Paperback quarto, one folded sheet, good condition, little creased, minor edgewear, sticker front cover. (Copyright, 1949.) Sheet music. Advert rear cover: Candy Town Tunes, by Genevieve Lake. Our Book No: 14730. $10 AUD.

127. Stewart, Robin (1997). EnviroCat: A New Approach to Caring for Your Cat (and Protecting Native Wildlife). Melbourne: Hyland House. 146 pp. Paperback octavo, very good plus condition, colour text-photos & drawings. Envirocats live longer, are healthier and happier - they don't roam nor kill native animals. How to train your cat to stay in, or close to, home. How to understand cat gestures, solve problem behaviours, and keep your cat active and entertained. ISBN: 1864470119. Our Book No: 11706. $10 AUD.

128. Sturgis, Matthew; Mortimer, Anne (illustrator) (1994). Tosca's Christmas. Sydney: Angus & Robertson. Unnum 32 pp. Paperback wide octavo, very good condition, colour drawings, minor edgewear, copy 2. A children's picture story about a cat at Christmas. Tosca really wanted her very own Christmas present. ISBN: 0207186456. Our Book No: 9729A. $10 AUD.

129. Surman, Richard; Arscott, Peter (2003). Church Cats (Reprint ed). London: HarperCollins. 87 pp. Paperback square, very good plus condition, colour photos, minor edgewear. The author turns his camera and pen on cats that live in abbeys, priories, churches and minsters in Britain and Ireland. He captures the essence of the cats and their churches. A beautiful book that will delight cat lovers. ISBN: 0007166699. Our Book No: 24763. $12 AUD.

130. Tangye, Derek (1965). A Cat in the Window. London: Four Square / New English Library (NEL). 125 pp. Paperback wide trade, good plus condition, black & white drawings, spine lightly creased, minor foxing edges & inside covers, minor edgewear corners. Describes his family life in an isolated cottage, Minack, in Cornwall, accompanied by his pet cat Monty. Our Book No: 9701. $10 AUD.

131. Taylor, David; Martyn, Elizabeth (1990). The Little Tortoiseshell Cat Book (Australian ed) [Little Cat Library]. Sydney: Mallard Press / Transworld. 61 pp. Hardback small, dustjacket, very good plus condition (in very good plus dustjacket), pictorial cover, colour text-photos. This is a wonderful collection of anecdotes, information and amusement that all cat lovers will be unable to resist. ISBN: 1863250573. Our Book No: 20017. $10 AUD.

132. Taylor, David; Martyn, Elizabeth (1990). The Little Black Cat Book (Australian ed) [Little Cat Library]. Sydney: Mallard Press / Transworld. 61 pp. Hardback small, dustjacket, very good plus condition (in very good plus dustjacket), pictorial cover, colour text-photos. This is a wonderful collection of anecdotes, information and amusement that all cat lovers will be unable to resist. ISBN: 186325059X. Our Book No: 20018. $10 AUD.

133. Thorp, Gary (2002). Caught in Fading Light: Mountain Lions, Zen Masters, and Wild Nature (1st ed). New York: Walker & Co. 187 pp. Hardback tall octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), few black & white illustrations, top edge lightly foxed, minor edgewear corners jacket. Describes his search for a mountain lion or cougar in the hills and mountains of Northern California where he lives. In spare, elegant prose, using the traditional form of Japanese writing known as nikki bungaku (literary diary), he writes about his meditations and adventures. ISBN: 0802713971. Our Book No: 26966. $18 AUD.

134. Tildes, Phyllis Limbacher (1995). Counting on Calico (Reprint ed). Watertown, MA: Charlesbridge Publishing. Unnum 28 pp. Paperback small quarto, very good condition, full-page colour drawings, reader creases along spine, few creases covers, minor edgewear. This very special and delightful book features a Calico cat counting the many interesting things in her life. The author and illustrator has made a beautiful cat story come to life and it is educational too. The large life-like illustrations and easy-to-read text make this book suitable for any age. ISBN: 0881068624. Our Book No: 27842. $10 AUD.

135. Tovey, Doreen; Wilson, Maurice (illustrator) (1959). Cats in May (1st ed). London: Elek. 147 pp. Hardback dustjacket, good condition (in good dustjacket), black & white drawings, edges lightly foxed, minor edgewear jacket (minor insect damage & loss bottom edge rear cover), endpapers lightly foxed, old price marks. First edition. Funny adventures when two Siamese cats take over the household. More wonderful cat stories from the writer of Cats In The Belfry. Our Book No: 23838. $12 AUD.

136. Tovey, Doreen (2009). More Cats in the Belfry. Chichester, West Sussex: Summersdale Publishers. 206 pp. Paperback trade, very good plus condition, minor edgewear. Funny adventures when two Siamese cats take over the household. In this book Charles has died, and Saphra and Shantung keep Doreen busy with all their adventures. ISBN: 9781840247695. Our Book No: 25067. $13 AUD.

137. Track, Judah (1997). Guide to Owning an Abyssinian Cat: Feeding - Grooming - Exhibition - Temperament - Health. Neptune City, NJ: TFH: T.F.H. Publications. 65 pp. Paperback wide octavo, very good plus condition, colour text-photos, advert card, glossy paper. ISBN: 0793821673. Our Book No: 12439. $10 AUD.

138. Trickett, Joyce (1987). The Cattitudes of Chairman Miaow. Sydney: Spastic Centre of New South Wales. Unnum 48 pp. Paperback large quarto, very good condition, beautiful colour drawings (some full-page), minor edgewear. A beautifully illustrated book about a ginger cat. The rhymes that go with each drawing are just a purrfect way to appeal to all cat lovers, both children and adults alike. The author has had a versatile career including teaching speech and drama. This book is her gift to the Spastic Centre. ISBN: 0959865756. Our Book No: 20363. $25 AUD.

139. Turlay Newberry, Clare (1968). April's Kittens. Mahwah, NJ: Troll Associates. 32 pp. Paperback small quarto, very good condition, full-page black & white drawings, few light creases covers & pages, light creasing along spine (lightly faded), minor edgewear. A beautiful children's picture story that will appeal to any cat-lover. April lived in a tiny apartment in New York with her parents and her cat Sheeba. Sheeba had kittens and the family had to decide how many to keep. Our Book No: 24780. $10 AUD.

140. Turner, Gwenda (2002). The Builder's Cat (Reprint ed). Auckland: Penguin Books. Unnum 28 pp. Paperback small quarto, very good condition, colour drawings, minor edgewear, spine little creased, bottom corner two pages little worn. A delightful story about a builder's cat named Abraham who loves his days at work. This story is based on a real builder and his cat Abraham. Mr Couper and his jet black cat are well known around Christchurch, and the author wrote this story about them. ISBN: 0143519751. Our Book No: 24991. $20 AUD.

141. Twain, Mark; Blackman, Charles (illustrator) (1987). A Cat-Tale (1st stated ed). Sydney: Ashton Scholastic. 47 pp. Hardback small quarto, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white drawings (including frontispiece), minor spotted foxing reverse side jacket (minor edgewear, slight impression front side). This charming book was written around 1880, and after 107 years of virtual neglect, this is the first ever full-scale presentation. The author wrote the story for his two children. It is about Catasauqua's beautiful family of catlings named Cattaraugus and Catiline and their adventures while their mother is trying to teach them about good living, music, books and education. The illustrations are by an internationally known artist who now lives in Australia. ISBN: 0868966940. Our Book No: 27965. $30 AUD.

142. Waddell, Martin; Ashforth, Camilla (illustrator) (2000). Who Do You Love? (1st p/b ed). London: Walker Books. Unnum 24 pp. Paperback small square quarto, very good condition, colour drawings, covers lightly scratched, minor edgewear. Holly the kitten has to play her favourite go-to-bed game. This is a delightful children's book to suit all ages with the easy-to-read text and large drawings. ISBN: 074457742X. Our Book No: 25037. $10 AUD.

143. Waddell, Martin; Birmingham, Christian (illustrator) (2006). A Kitten Called Moonlight (Reprint ed). London: Walker Books. Unnum 28 pp. Paperback small quarto, very good plus condition, colour drawings (many full-page), minor edgewear. A beautiful children's picture story about a kitten rescued from the sea by Charlotte and her Mother. The full-colour illustrations will delight children and adults alike. ISBN: 1406300985. Our Book No: 24567. $10 AUD.

144. Wallace, Karen; Melnyczuk, Peter (illustrator) (1996). Imagine You Are a Tiger. London: Hodder Children's Books. Unnum 28 pp. Paperback square quarto, very good condition, colour drawings, minor scratches & creases covers. The lifelike colour illustrations make this a beautiful book for children of all ages - imagine what it is like to be a tiger! ISBN: 0340651342. Our Book No: 20046. $10 AUD.

145. Webb, Holly; Williams, Sophy (illustrator) (2008). Lost in the Snow (Reprint ed). Gosford, NSW: Scholastic Australia. 118 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white drawings, minor edgewear corners, slight bump top spine, crease bottom corner title page. Novel for young adults about a girl named Ella who wants Fluff the kitten, but her mother says no. Fluff really wants to be with Ella, so she leaves the farm and goes in search of her. Fluff has many adventures before they are united. The charming illustrations will bring a smile to anyone's face. ISBN: 9781741691450. Our Book No: 29007. $10 AUD.

146. Webb, Holly; Williams, Sophy (illustrator) (2009). Sky the Unwanted Kitten (Reprint ed). Gosford, NSW: Scholastic Australia. 122 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white drawings, minor edgewear corners, tiny dent front cover, tiny crease front cover. Novel for young adults about a girl named Lucy who is unhappy about moving away from her friends. Her parents buy her a beautiful Siamese kitten named Sky, and takes Lucy a long time to accept Sky because she is upset with her parents and blames them for her unhappiness. The charming illustrations will bring a smile to anyone's face. ISBN: 9781741694079. Our Book No: 28989. $12 AUD.

147. Webb, Holly; Williams, Sophy (illustrator) (2011). Misty the Abandoned Kitten (Reprint ed). Gosford, NSW: Scholastic Australia. 126 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white drawings, pages faintly toned, few creases covers, minor edgewear, owner's written name flyleaf. Novel for young adults about a girl named Amy who has always wanted a kitten. One misty morning, she sees a tiny kitten. She is very thin and has no collar, she assumes she has no home. ISBN: 9781741698411. Our Book No: 28602. $10 AUD.

148. Webb, Holly; Williams, Sophy (illustrator) (2012). The Kitten Nobody Wanted (Reprint ed). Gosford, NSW: Scholastic Australia. 122 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white drawings, minor edgewear corners. Novel for young adults about a girl named Mia. When Mia's cat Sandy died she never wanted another cat, until she meets a shy and small kitten, he is white and fluffy and she names him Whiskers. Mia takes a long time to adjust to not having Sandy and learning to want Whiskers to be her kitten. ISBN: 9781742831466. Our Book No: 28984. $12 AUD.

149. Welcher, Rosalind (1972). There is Nothing Like a Cat. New York: Panda Prints. Unnum 24 pp. Hardback dustjacket, pictorial cover, decorative endpapers, very good condition (in good dustjacket), black & white & single-colour drawings, faint foxing edges, light foxing reverse side jacket (flap clipped, edge tears, crease font cover), sticker front free flyleaf. This charming little book is written on the cats behalf by the author. The drawings make it come to life. A very special book for cat lovers everywhere. ISBN: 0340165480. Our Book No: 25181. $12 AUD.

150. Welsh, Thea (2003). The Cat Who Looked at the Sky: A Memoir (1st ed). Sydney: Flamingo. 261 pp. Paperback, very good condition, minor edgewear, crease top edge front cover, top corner creased rear cover. The story of three cats, two households and the great truths of life. ISBN: 0732276179. Our Book No: 24173. $14 AUD.

151. Westall, Robert; Williams, Sophy (illustrator) (1995). The Witness (1st p/b ed). London: Macmillan. Unnum 28 pp. Paperback, very good condition, colour drawings, minor edgewear. A very special story about a golden she-cat exiled from Egypt. She finds suitable shelter to have her kittens, and it is there that she witnesses the birth of the baby Jesus. The warm and glowing colours make this a beautiful book for older children. ISBN: 0333637895. Our Book No: 24864. $10 AUD.

152. Whyman, Matt (2011). Oink! My Life With Minipigs (1st ed). London: Hodder & Stoughton. 357 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, few black & white photos, light creases covers & spine, pages faintly toned, minor edgewear. The author is a writer and house husband. There are four challenging children, one freaked-out feline, a wolf-like dog and a wild bunch of ex-battery chickens. Then his wife Emma brings minipigs Butch and Roxi into the family. This book is touching and very funny - about the trials and errors of living with a menagerie. ISBN: 9781444711455. Our Book No: 28581. $15 AUD.

153. Wild, Margaret; Spudvilas, Anne (illustrator) (1997). Big Cat Dreaming (Reprint ed). Melbourne: Penguin Books. Unnum 28 pp. Paperback small quarto, card covers, very good plus condition, colour drawings, minor edgewear. Children's picture story by Australian author about what cats dream about. The beautiful full-colour illustrations bring this story to life. ISBN: 0140554556. Our Book No: 14284. $15 AUD.

154. Wilson, Paul R.; McInnes, Dianne (2008). Five Drops of Blood: Murder in the Cat Protection Society (1st ed). Sydney: New Holland. 252 pp. Paperback octavo, very good plus condition, minor edgewear. A criminologist analyses the murder of Dr Kathleen Marshall who was found dead in Brisbane, Queensland, in 1998. This book details the subsequent trial and imprisonment of a palmist and spiritualist. The conviction, based solely on DNA evidence, was a first in Australia and only the third in the world. ISBN: 9781741106527. Our Book No: 24193. $15 AUD.

155. Wise Brown, Margaret; Mortimer, Anne (illustrator) (2003). Sneakers, the Seaside Cat. New York: HarperCollins. Unnum 24 pp. Paperback oblong small quarto, very good plus condition, colour drawings, minor edgewear. This delightful story is about Sneakers the Cat, and his first trip to the seaside. Adapted from stories in the 1955 publication of Sneakers: Seven Stories About a Cat. The charming illustrations will appeal to young and old. ISBN: 0064436225. Our Book No: 22946. $10 AUD.

156. Wollert, Mocco (1988). She is a Cat. Brisbane, Bowen Hills: Boolarong Publications. 54 pp. Hardback octavo, black leatherette board cover (gilt lettering), very good plus condition, colour paintings (including laid-in on front cover). A beautiful book for cat lovers consisting of 25 colour paintings (with artist identified) with a short verse on the facing page. ISBN: 0864390386. Our Book No: 12759. $14 AUD.

157. Yeatman, Linda; Gon, Adriano (illustrator) (1988). Perkins: The Cat Who Was More Than a Friend (1st US ed). New York: Barron's Educational. 52 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white drawings, few tiny dents rear cover, minor edgewear. Novel for young adults. David is blind and his best friend is his cat. Although he can't see her, he knows everything about Perkins. So when he returns from a family vacation and is reunited with a cat that everyone says is Perkins only he is sure that it isn't. ISBN: 0812039939. Our Book No: 24394. $10 AUD.

158. Yowie Man, Tim the (2001). The Adventures of Tim the Yowie Man. Sydney: Random House Australia. 299 pp. Paperback, very good condition, black & white photos, pages lightly toned, bottom edge rubbed. Tim regales his adventures in search of the unusual. Part 1: Tim cracks the mystery of location in northern Australia of the American Survivor II TV show. Part 2: Tim's quest for mystery animals, such as the yowie, Tasmanian tiger. Part 3: Tim's quest for the paranormal, eg, the ghosts of Old Parliament House. ISBN: 174051078X. Our Book No: 13447. $10 AUD.