Saturday, November 2, 2013

The Cat in the Window by Callie Smith Grant

cat in the window coverThere’s just something about a big fur ball called a cat that is simply irresistible to most everyone.

Maybe it’s because they can be quite and reserve one minute and rambunctious and a wholly terror the next. Whatever the reason, cat lovers have many tales of their feline’s adventures to share.

Author Callie Smith Grant has brought many of those wonderful true stories together in a delightful collection called THE CAT IN THE WINDOW AND OTHER STORIES OF THE CATS WE LOVE. The collection is comprised of 28 tales of various cat adventures, as well as how the cats and their human caretakers came together.

The stories are as varied as the cats themselves. There are cats who braved the elements to find a home, others who provide comfort and love for families, while others even perform gallant acts protecting their owners.

These enchanting stories will warm your spirit, tug on your heart strings, bring a tear to your eye and definitely cause you to smile. The stories tell of unconditional love and understanding, compassion and caring. While reading this captivating book, you may find a cat or two that reminds you of your own or ones belonging to family and friends. The book also includes a short introduction to each of the cat story contributors. 

Whether you are a cat lover or not, THE CAT IN THE WINDOW is a charming book about the mystery and adventure cats enjoy each day and some of the people they take along for the ride. 

The Cat in the Window and Other Stories of the Cats We Love by Callie Smith Grant, Revell, @2013, ISBN: 978-0800721800, Paperback, 192 Pages 

Available October 2013 at your favorite bookseller from Revell, a division of Baker Publishing Group.

FTC Full Disclosure - This book was sent to me by the publisher in hopes I would review it. However, receiving the complimentary copy did not influence my review.

It’s a pleasure to participate in another Revell Blog Tour by reviewing THE CAT IN THE WINDOW by Callie Smith Grant.  

Callie Smith Grant is the editor of A Prince among Dogs and A Dickens of a Cat. She is also the author of several nonfiction books for young readers and adults as well as many animal-themed stories and poems which can be seen in Guideposts anthologies and in magazines such as Small Farmers Journal.

Thanks so much for stopping by today. Do you keep a journal of your pet’s activities or how you and your pet came to be family?


  1. Mason - There really is something about a good cat story isn't there? It sounds as though this is a fun collection and I'll bet it'd make a great gift for a cat lover.

  2. Nice book cover.


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