Tag Archives: Cats

*Expired*FREE Magical Cool Cats Mysteries Boxed Set Volume 1 June 14-18

Magical Cool Cats Mysteries Boxed Set Volume 1 can be downloaded for free from Amazon June 14-18. In Splendid Summer, Grace meets Jack and magical white cat, Tatania, and the adventure begins! Here’s the description from Amazon: Cool cat sleuths, … Continue reading

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Abraham Lincoln and Cats – Presidents & Pets

Public Domain, Link When asked if her husband had any hobbies, Mary Todd Lincoln reportedly said, “cats”. President Lincoln welcomed stray cats to the White House. During the darkest days of the Civil War, the company of his cats helped … Continue reading

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*Expired* Nine Lives and Google Play and Amazon’s 99 Cent Movies Deal Through January 23, 2017

Nine Lives is a cute movie. Kevin Spacey plays an executive who briefly inhabits the body of a cat. As Mark Twain said, “If you crossed man with a cat, you’d improve man but deteriorate the cat.” And Nine Lives … Continue reading

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Lana’i Cat Sanctuary

Video used by permission of Lana’i Cat Sanctuary. On the remote Hawian island of Lana’i, purchased by Oracle billionaire Larry Ellison in 2012, with plans for optimal green technology, there are approximately 3,000 humans and 500 cats. These cats might … Continue reading

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Herding Cats -”Don’t Let Anybody Tell You It’s Easy”

As these cowboys will tell you, anybody can herd cattle but herding cats –don’t let anybody tell you it’s easy:

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Rest In Perfection Little Kitty – Remembering Miss Fluffy

“My heart is in the coffin there with Ceasar And I must pause till it comes back to me.” William Shakespeare I never met a being as perfect as Miss Fluffy. She was a cat so ethereal that I wouldn’t … Continue reading

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America’s Sleepheart:Chessie the Railroad Kitten

When I was researching historic rail travel, I found the enchanting story of Chessie the Railroad Kitten. Chessie the Railroad Kitten became “America’s Sleepheart”. When the Chesapeake & Ohio Railroad needed a new advertising slogan, “Sleep Like a Kitten, Arrive … Continue reading

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This Star Won’t Go Out by Esther Earl

If you’ve heard of The Fault in our Stars, (and if you haven’t, drop everything and begin reading it because it’s an AMAZING book), you’ll appreciate the journal of Esther Earl, the girl who inspired The Fault in Our Stars. … Continue reading

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Cat Dance

While Grace, Jack, and their magical cool cats, Tatania and Zeus, race to find the guilty saboteurs, a 1920s Dance Marathon could turn deadly. “It was the kind of speakeasy where any woman who said she was alone by choice … Continue reading

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Catty Corner

When an art heist happens during their rooftop cocktail party, Grace, Jack, and magical cool cats, Tatania and Zeus, leap to solve it. “Where have you been all my life?” A grey haired man asked a young flapper. “I don’t … Continue reading

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