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The Famous Nini

by Mary Nethery

In Venice in the 1890s, a café owner takes in a stray cat she names Nini. This is against her better judgment, for the café is modest, and she has nothing to spare. But in no time at all, the cat becomes a celebrity, charming all sorts of important visitors, including Giuseppe Verdi and the pope himself. In the end, Nini's resonant purr and the comfort it brings to a little girl produce a small miracle. Featuring humorous illustrations with a vintage feel, this inspiring story about a real cat assures us that acts of kindness can be rewarded in unexpected ways. Includes an author's note.

Nubs: The True Story of a Mutt, a Marine and a Miracle

by Kirby Larson Brian Dennis Mary Nethery

Nubs, an Iraqi dog of war, never had a home or a person of his own. He was the leader of a pack of wild dogs living off the land and barely surviving. But Nubs's life changes when he meets Marine Major Dennis. Through words and illustrations, this true account reminds young readers of the power of friendship.

Two Bobbies: A True Story of Hurricane Katrina, Friendship, and Survival

by Kirby Larson Mary Nethery

Bobbi and Bob Cat are the best of friends. When their hometown of New Orleans was struck by Hurricane Katrina, many lost everything. But not Bobbi and Bob Cat--they still had each other. Only by staying together could they survive. This is the story of their remarkable friendship.

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