A Street Cat Named Bob

A Street Cat Named Bob
Author : James Bowen
Publisher : Hachette UK
Total Pages : 288
Release : 2012-03-15
ISBN 10 : 9781444737134
ISBN 13 : 1444737139
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Street Cat Named Bob Book Description:

The original bestseller and heartwarming story of the life-saving friendship between a man and his streetwise cat '[Bob] has entranced London like no feline since the days of Dick Whittington.' (Evening Standard) 'A heartwarming tale with a message of hope' (Daily Mail) 'Reminded me how amazing having a cat can be' (Glamour) * * * * * * * * The uplifting true story of an unlikely friendship between a man on the streets of Covent Garden and the ginger cat who adopts him and helps him heal his life. Now a major motion picture starring Luke Treadaway. When James Bowen found an injured, ginger street cat curled up in the hallway of his sheltered accommodation, he had no idea just how much his life was about to change. James was living hand to mouth on the streets of London and the last thing he needed was a pet. Yet James couldn't resist helping the strikingly intelligent tom cat, whom he quickly christened Bob. He slowly nursed Bob back to health and then sent the cat on his way, imagining he would never see him again. But Bob had other ideas. Soon the two were inseparable and their diverse, comic and occasionally dangerous adventures would transform both their lives, slowly healing the scars of each other's troubled pasts. A Street Cat Named Bob is a moving and uplifting story that will touch the heart of anyone who reads it. IF you love A Street Cat Named Bob, don't miss The Little Book of Bob, the new book from James and Bob.

Street Cat Bob

Street Cat Bob
Author : James Bowen
Publisher : Hachette UK
Total Pages : 128
Release : 2015-02-05
ISBN 10 : 9781473606487
ISBN 13 : 1473606489
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Street Cat Bob Book Description:

When James Bowen found an injured, street cat in the hallway of his sheltered housing, he had no idea just how much his life was about to change. James had been living on the streets of London and the last thing he needed was a pet. Yet James couldn't resist the clever tom cat, whom he quickly named Bob. Soon the two were best friends, and their funny and sometimes dangerous adventures would change both their lives, slowly healing the scars of each other's troubled pasts. STREET CAT BOB is a moving and uplifting story that will touch the heart of anyone who reads it.

Street Cat Named Bob

Street Cat Named Bob
Author : James Bowen
Publisher :
Total Pages :
Release : 2013-09-10
ISBN 10 : 1908571055
ISBN 13 : 9781908571052
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Street Cat Named Bob Book Description:

When London street musician James Bowen found an injured cat curled up in the hallway of his sheltered accomodation, he had no idea how much his life was about to change.

A Gift from Bob

A Gift from Bob
Author : James Bowen
Publisher : Macmillan
Total Pages : 192
Release : 2015-10-13
ISBN 10 : 9781466889286
ISBN 13 : 1466889284
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Gift from Bob Book Description:

Bob Fever has swept the globe, with A Street Cat Named Bob vaulting its way to #7 on The New York Times bestseller list in its first week on sale. With rights sold to 27 countries around the globe and a top spot on the British bestseller list for more than a year, this book has been a smashing success around the world. As Street Cat Bob and James spend a cold and challenging December on the streets together, James once more draws strength and inspiration from his extraordinary cat—learning important lessons about the true meaning of Christmas along the way. From the day James rescued a street cat abandoned in the hallway of his sheltered accommodation, they began a friendship which has transformed both their lives and, through the bestselling books A Street Cat Named Bob and The World According to Bob, touched millions around the world. In this new story of their journey together, A Gift from Bob, James looks back at the last Christmas they spent scraping a living on the streets and how Bob helped him through one of his toughest times—providing strength, friendship and inspiration but also teaching him important lessons about the true meaning of Christmas along the way. Readers who fell in love with Dewey and Marley, as well as the hundreds of thousands of fans who read A Street Cat Named Bob and The World According to Bob, will be eager to read the next chapters in the life of James and Bob.

The Little Book of Bob

The Little Book of Bob
Author : James Bowen
Publisher : Thomas Dunne Books
Total Pages : 176
Release : 2019-10-22
ISBN 10 : 9781250215376
ISBN 13 : 1250215374
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Little Book of Bob Book Description:

"An international phenomenon" –Library Journal From the New York Times bestselling author of A Street Cat Named Bob comes an uplifting book of wisdom and advice from the most street-savvy cat of them all. In spring of 2007, street busker James Bowen found an injured orange tabby in the hallway of his shelter home in North London. Their friendship changed both of their lives and led to the internationally bestselling book A Street Cat Named Bob. But fame hasn't gone to James or Bob's heads. In Bob, James found a model for friendship, steadfastness, balance, and joy that we can all apply to our own lives. The Little Book of Bob is a heartfelt and wholesome book about how to be kinder to ourselves and kinder to the world around us. Cats are amazing creatures, as all animal lovers know. Tender and wise, this is a little book with a big heart.

Bob

Bob
Author : James Bowen
Publisher : Hachette UK
Total Pages : 304
Release : 2013-02-14
ISBN 10 : 9781444764925
ISBN 13 : 1444764926
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Bob Book Description:

The phenomenal bestseller A Street Cat Named Bob, featuring best friends James and street cat Bob, now available as a special edition for children aged 11 and above. 'We are all given second chances every day of our lives, but we don't usually take them. Then I met Bob.' James Bowen was a homeless musician, busking on the streets of London to survive. But the moment he met an injured stray cat with ginger fur and big green eyes, his life began to change. Together James and Bob the cat faced the world - and won. A purrfectly true 'tail' of love and friendship to make you smile! Please note contains some drug references.

A Christmas Gift from Bob

A Christmas Gift from Bob
Author : James Bowen
Publisher : Hachette UK
Total Pages : 192
Release : 2014-10-09
ISBN 10 : 9781473605794
ISBN 13 : 1473605792
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Christmas Gift from Bob Book Description:

The festive standalone from James and Bob, the stars of the bestselling A Street Cat Named Bob. Now a major motion picture starring Luke Treadaway as James and Bob himself. STREET CAT BOB and James, stars of the bestselling A Street Cat Named Bob and The World According to Bob that touched millions of hearts around the world, return in a festive standalone special as they spend a cold and challenging December on the streets of London together in a new adventure. From the day James rescued a street cat abandoned in the hallway of his sheltered accommodation, they began a friendship which has transformed both their lives and, through the bestselling books A Street Cat Named Bob and The World According to Bob, touched millions around the world. In this new story of their journey together, James looks back at the last Christmas they spent scraping a living on the streets and how Bob helped him through one of his toughest times - providing strength, friendship and inspiration but also teaching him important lessons about the true meaning of Christmas along the way. Now a major motion picture starring Luke Treadaway as James and Bob himself, coming November 6.

For the Love of Bob

For the Love of Bob
Author : James Bowen
Publisher : Hachette UK
Total Pages : 304
Release : 2014-07-03
ISBN 10 : 9781444794045
ISBN 13 : 1444794043
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

For the Love of Bob Book Description:

From best friends James Bowen and street cat Bob, stars of the number one bestselling A Street Cat Named Bob, comes a special edition of The World According to Bob for children aged 11 and above. Best friends James Bowen and street cat Bob have been on a remarkable journey together. In the years since their story ended in BOB: NO ORDINARY CAT James, with Bob's help, has begun to find his way in the world. Along with the adventures and the fun there have been tough times too, but through moments of real danger and sometimes illness Bob has always been there as James' protector and guardian angel. FOR THE LOVE OF BOB is the is the incredible story of James and Bob's life-saving friendship, and the lessons James has learnt from his street-wise cat.

My Name is Bob

My Name is Bob
Author : James Bowen
Publisher : Random House
Total Pages : 32
Release : 2014-04-24
ISBN 10 : 9781448174126
ISBN 13 : 1448174120
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

My Name is Bob Book Description:

A colourful illustrated children's picture book prequel to the worldwide bestseller A Street Cat Named Bob and The World According to Bob – perfect for very young fans. A moving and uplifting tale about one cat in search of a friend that will melt your heart. "[Bob] has entranced London like no feline since the days of Dick Whittington" Evening Standard

The World According to Bob

The World According to Bob
Author : James Bowen
Publisher : Hachette UK
Total Pages : 304
Release : 2013-07-04
ISBN 10 : 9781444777598
ISBN 13 : 1444777599
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The World According to Bob Book Description:

The incredible and heartwarming sequel to the bestselling A Street Cat Named Bob 'Close proximity to animals does wonders for your mental health. Close proximity to this book will do wonders for it, too.' (Daily Mail) * * * * * * * 'Since Bob has appeared, I've made huge strides in my life. For more than a decade I was a homeless drug addict. I was lost to the world and had forgotten what was important in life. Now I've got myself back on my two feet, but as I put the past behind me, I'm still stepping unsteadily into the future. I still need help in the right direction. Bob is always there to offer guidance and friendship.' (James, on Bob) James and his street cat Bob have been on a remarkable journey together. In the years since their story ended in the bestselling A Street Cat Named Bob, James, with Bob's help, has begun to find his way back to the real world. Almost every day, Bob provides moments of intelligence, bravery and humour, at the same time opening his human friend's eyes to important truths about friendship, loyalty, trust - and the meaning of happiness. In The World According to Bob, the continuing tale of their life together, James shows the many ways in which Bob has been his protector and guardian angel through times of illness, hardship, even life-threatening danger. As they high five together for their crowds of admirers, James knows that the tricks he's taught Bob are nothing compared to the lessons he's learnt from his street-wise cat. For more stories from James and Bob's adventures, don't miss The Little Book of Bob, a pocket-friendly compilation of wisdom from the world's favourite street-wise cat.