By James Bowen
Bob Fever has swept the globe, with A highway Cat Named Bob vaulting its approach to #7 on The big apple Times bestseller record in its first week on sale. With rights bought to 27 nations world wide and a best spot at the British bestseller checklist for greater than a yr, this ebook has been a smashing luck all over the world. Now, James Bowen and Bob are again in The global in accordance with Bob―a touching and actual sequel approximately one guy and the cat that modified his existence.
As James struggles to regulate to his transformation from highway musician to overseas big name, Bob is at his aspect, delivering moments of intelligence, bravery, and humor and starting his human friend's eyes to special truths approximately friendship, loyalty, belief - and the which means of happiness. within the carrying on with story in their lifestyles jointly, James indicates the various ways that Bob has been his protector and mother or father angel via occasions of sickness, worry, even life-threatening probability. As they high-five jointly for his or her crowds of admirers, James is aware that the methods he is taught Bob are not anything in comparison to the teachings he is learnt from his street-wise cat.
Readers who fell in love with Dewey and Marley, in addition to the various enthusiasts who learn A highway Cat Named Bob, might be wanting to learn the subsequent chapters within the lifetime of James and Bob.
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Bob and that i had grown to like Christmas jointly. the 1st 12 months we’d been jointly we’d spent it by myself within the flat, sharing a few prepared foodstuff and gazing television. on condition that I’d spent numerous of the earlier ten Christmases alone, in a hostel or off my face on heroin, it had felt just like the happiest vacation ever. I’d overlooked the second by way of traveling to Australia, yet ever given that then we’d been jointly. through the run as much as Christmas, we had, as traditional, been given a bunch of provides, from scarves for Bob to reward certificate for either one of us at outlets like Sainsbury’s, Marks and Spencer and H&M. there has been absolute confidence approximately which was once Bob’s favorite: an introduction calendar choked with his favorite treats. He’d fallen in love with it immediately, evidently, and had fast realized to make a fuss very first thing within the morning whilst it used to be time to provide the most recent snack at the countdown to Christmas. We additionally bought an exquisite Santa Paws outfit. Belle had made me one for our first actual Christmas jointly however it had by some means bought misplaced. This one had a comfy crimson jacket and a truly outstanding crimson hat for Bob to put on throughout the festive season. Passers-by at Angel have been besotted by means of it. while it got here to Christmas Day itself Bob spent extra time fidgeting with the wrapping paper than the particular manifest itself. He rolled round at the carpet, nibbling at it. I left him to it and spent the afternoon observing tv and taking part in games. Belle popped around for a couple of hours. It felt like a true kin Christmas to me. * * * It used to be a few weeks into the recent 12 months whilst I received a cell name from Mary telling me significant London writer, Hodder and Stoughton, desired to meet me – and Bob, in fact. a number of days later, I went alongside to their places of work in a slightly grand tower block close to Tottenham court docket street. first and foremost, the safety humans weren’t going to allow Bob into the construction. They regarded baffled after we acknowledged he used to be going to be the topic of a booklet. i may see their element. Hodder’s different authors integrated humans like John Grisham and Gordon Ramsay. What on the earth may they be doing publishing a ebook a couple of scruffy-looking bloke and his ginger pussycat? an individual from the publishers got here right down to type it out, besides the fact that, and after that Bob and that i have been either made to consider very welcome. actually Bob used to be handled like traveling royalty. He used to be given a bit goodie bag with a few little snacks and catnip toys and allowed to wander round the workplaces exploring. at any place he went he was once greeted like a few type of star. humans have been snapping away on their telephones and cooing over him. I knew he had megastar caliber yet I didn’t fully grasp it was once this powerful. I, nonetheless, needed to sit down in on a gathering during which an extended line of individuals popped in to discuss their various specialities, from advertising and exposure to creation and revenues. there has been all kinds of industrial speak about publishing dates and creation schedules. they could to boot were speaking Serbo-Croat or Mandarin. however the lengthy and the fast of it used to be they had noticeable a few of the fabric Garry and that i had labored on and so they desired to post a booklet in line with it.