The Goodbye Cat: The uplifting tale of wise cats and their humans by the global bestselling author of THE TRAVELLING CAT CHRONICLES

$37.00

The Goodbye Cat: The uplifting tale of wise cats and their humans by the global bestselling author of THE TRAVELLING CAT CHRONICLES

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Seven uplifting tales of warm, wise and sarcastic cats set in modern Japan through the changing seasons.

The unplifting Japanese novel from the million-copy bestselling author of The Travelling Cat Chronicles

THE PERFECT READ FOR CAT LOVERS
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Against changing seasons in Japan, seven cats weave their way through their owners’ lives …

– A needy kitten rescued from the recycling bin teaches a new father how to parent his own human baby
– An elderly cat hatches a plan to pass into the next world as a spirit so that he and his owner may be together for ever
– A colony of wild cats on a holiday island shows a young boy not to stand in nature’s way
– A family is perplexed by their cat’s devotion to their charismatic but uncaring father
– A woman curses how her cat constantly visits her at night

Bursting with empathy and love, THE GOODBYE CAT explores the unstoppable cycle of life as we see how the steadiness and devotion of a well-loved cat never lets us down.

A huge bestseller in Japan, every page is a joyous celebration of cats and how we cannot resist sharing our lives with them.

**Includes seven beautiful cat drawings**

‘Bewitching and comforting’ TELEGRAPH, for The Travelling Cat Chronicles
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READERS LOVE THE GOODBYE CAT

– ‘Wonderful! These cats are charming and truly come alive. The book is full of human – or rather, cat kindness’ *****
– ‘Irresistible. This is the first time since The Travelling Cat Chronicles that I cried my eyes out over a book’ *****
– ‘I’m glad I didn’t read it outside because I couldn’t stop crying. Truly life-enhancing’ *****

Title: The Goodbye Cat: The uplifting tale of wise cats and their humans by the global bestselling author of THE TRAVELLING CAT CHRONICLES
Author: Arikawa, Hiro
ISBN: 9780857529138
Publication date: 12/10/2023
Price: $37.00
Publisher: Transworld Publishers Ltd
Format: Hardback

Additional information

Weight 500 g
Dimensions 198 × 127 mm