By Barbara Holland
What's relatively happening in the back of these luminous tom cat eyes?
Affectionate but aloof, clever and inquisitive but dangerously careless, the more-or-less domesticated condominium cat intrigues us as no different animal can. Now Barbara Holland bargains cat fanatics a desirable, humorous, and refreshingly candid examine their pussycat partners: their historical past, lore, and secrets and techniques, and their complex relatives with humans and with each one other.
Secrets of the Cat is a full of life appreciation of cats as we all know and love them, with witty research and clean observations approximately tom cats either low and high. listed below are Winston Churchill’s ginger tom, who attended cupboard conferences; Teddy Roosevelt’s cat, Slippers, who got here to dinner; or even the author’s personal George II, who was once bitten through a mouse and followed through a blue jay. Barbara Holland’s hot, vibrant speculations on cats’ lives and times—on their social, psychic, and mythological legacy, and their impenetrable mysteries—will provide readers a pleasant cat’s-eye view of the world.