Why Cats Paint: a theory of feline aesthetics Busch and Silver 1994 Submitter: I found this while looking though my local library’s book sale. I picked it up out of interest and I started laughing. Holly: Who knew cats could
Very Young Rider Krementz 1977 Submitter: While in the much-needed process of updating our sports non-fiction collection for kids, I was flipping through this book, since it seemed to be in fairly good physical condition. Our library acquired it in
Pets Around the World Jackson 1965 Submitter: This book may not qualify as “Awful,” but it is indeed outdated! The image that was a particular favourite of mine depicts a young naked Galapagos boy and his pet turtle. Yes, children…
Critter the Class Cat Bare 1989 Submitter: Here is a book that the children’s librarian kept on his storytime shelf. He retired, and I retired his storytime shelf! Copyright date is 1989, so the cat is probably watching from Kitty
Making Pigeons Pay Levi 1972 Submitter: Here are a couple of scans of a book that, yes, we still own. I can’t help but hear the title announced in a Mafia guy voice. And how do they pay? See the
Beyond Basic Dog Training Bauman 1988 Alert submitter said she couldn’t stop looking at this cover. For the love of all that is canine, why are turtles “jumping” barriers on the front cover? Is the dog about to eat
Knitting with Dog Hair Crolius 1997 I am a dog lover but I am really disturbed by a dog hair sweater. Anyone else think this is odd? I will concede that this is probably an appropriate choice for a dog/craft
The Secret of Cooking for Cats Gardner 1965 When I first looked at this title I thought that it was about cooking the actual cat. No folks, treat your little fluffy friend right and cook him his very own dinner.