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← write easy reader ⇮ Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat Who Touched the World  → ePUB By Vicki Myron ✻ ← write easy reader ⇮ Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat Who Touched the World → ePUB By Vicki Myron ✻ One frigid Midwestern winter night in 1988, a ginger kitten was shoved into the after hours book return slot at the public library in Spencer, Iowa And in this tender story, Myron, the library director, tells of the impact the cat, named DeweyRead Books, had on the library and its patrons, and on Myron herself Through her developing relationship with the feline, Myron recounts the economic and social history of Spencer as well as her own success storydespite an alcoholic husband, living on welfare, and health problems ranging from the difficult birth of her daughter, Jodi, to breast cancer After her divorce, Myron graduated college the first in her family and stumbled into a library job She quickly rose to become director, realizing early on that this was a job I could love for the rest of my life Dewey, meanwhile, brings disabled children out of their shells, invites businessmen to pet him with one hand while holding the Wall Street Journal with the other, eats rubber bands and becomes a media darling The book is not only a tribute to a catanthropomorphized to a degree that can strain credulity Dewey plays hide and seek with Myron, can read her thoughts, is mortified by his hair balls it s a love letter to libraries Sept Copyright Reed Business Information, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc All rights reserved.Grade 48Myron s best seller about the resident cat at the Spencer Public Library in Iowa has been adapted for middle grade readers The references to most of the author s personal problems, which peppered her adult book, have been removed, and Dewey s story stands on its own The anecdotes remain the same, with some concessions made to the experiences of younger readers explaining, for instance, who Alf and Spuds McKenzie were, or pointing out that back in the day TV cartoons were only seen on Saturday mornings Dewey s special brand of pay it forward love has immense appeal, and fans of animal stories will immediately gravitate toward the book, with its handsome reproduction of the feline s now famous portrait on the cover As Myron s anecdotes show, the joy and comfort that Dewey provided to countless patrons over 18 years was not something that could be cataloged, or indexed, or highlighted in a trustee s report But it was real and evident to the staff and library regulars Dewey will no doubt have young readers pining for their own library cats, but astute readers will also pick up on the message that a town s heart beats strongest in its library.Kara Schaff Dean, Walpole Public Library, MA Copyright Reed Business Information, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc All rights reserved. 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    • Hardcover
    • 305 pages
    • Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat Who Touched the World
    • Vicki Myron
    • English
    • 2017-01-08T19:38+02:00