Science Comics: Cats

Nature and Nurture

Author: Andy Hirsch

Publisher: First Second


Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

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This format is designed to be read on color devices and cannot be read on black-and-white e-readers. In Andy Hirsch's Science Comics: Cats, we meet feline friends from the tiniest kodkod to the biggest tiger, and find out what makes your neighborhood domestic cats so special. Equipped with teeth, claws, and camouflage to survive everywhere from deserts to mountaintops, how did these ferocious felines make the leap from predators to playmates... and are they even done leaping? Every volume of Science Comics offers a complete introduction to a particular topic—dinosaurs, the solar system, robots, and more. Whether you're a fourth grader doing a natural science unit at school or a thirty year old with a secret passion for airplanes, these books are for you!

How to Tell If Your Cat Is Plotting to Kill You

Author: The Oatmeal

Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing


Category: Humor

Page: 138

View: 750

A hilarious, brilliant offering of cat comics, facts and instructional guides from the creative wonderland at also includes a pullout poster. By the creator of 5 Very Good Reasons to Punch a Dolphin in the Mouth (And Other Useful Guides). Original.

For the Love of Cats

Author: Kate May

Publisher: Summersdale Publishers LTD - ROW


Category: Pets

Page: 160

View: 438

"There are few things in life more heart-warming than to be welcomed by a cat." Tay Hohoff They’re intelligent, inquisitive, regal and daft. The smallest thing can spark their curious natures, they’re always there for the times you need an extra cuddle, and with their soulful eyes and velvety paws, it’s no wonder that cats are one of our most beloved animals. Packed with fascinating facts and trivia, heart-warming stories and inspiring quotes, 'For the Love of Cats' is perfect for anyone who knows the incomparable joy of a purring feline companion.

About cats

Author: Nicolae Sfetcu

Publisher: Nicolae Sfetcu


Category: Pets

Page: 525

View: 462

A guide for the cat lovers about the cat behavior, cat attractants, cat breeds, cat health and food, type of cats, cats as pets, fictional cats, films about cats, historical cats. A book full with pictures of the most important cat breeds, tips and advice for cat behavior, cat diseases and how to take care of the cats. The cat, also called the domestic cat or house cat, is a small feline carnivorous mammal of the subspecies Felis silvestris catus. Its most immediate pre-domestication ancestor is the African wild cat, Felis silvestris lybica. The cat has been living in close association with humans for at least 3,500 years; the Ancient Egyptians routinely used cats to keep mice and other rodents (mostly rats) away from their grain (and also believed that cats were sacred to the goddess Bastet). The history of the domestic cat may stretch back even further, as 8,000-year-old bones of humans and cats were found buried together on the island of Cyprus.

Garfield & Co. #1

Fish to Fry

Author: Jim Davis

Publisher: Papercutz


Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 858

Jon, Odie, Nermal, Liz and the rest of the gang join Garfield in the first of a new series of Papercutz graphic novels featuring stories adapted from the hit Cartoon Network series. In "Fish to Fry," the tables turn on Garfield when he is put on trial for his crimes against fishkind — specifically eating them out of fish bowls! Also featuring the stories "Family Picture" and "Nice to Nermal."


A Miscellany

Author: Anna-Maria Espsäter

Publisher: Summersdale Publishers LTD - ROW


Category: Pets

Page: 160

View: 173

The smallest feline is a masterpiece.' Leonardo da Vinci This pocket-sized miscellany, packed with fascinating facts, heart-warming stories and inspiring quotes about cats, is perfect for anyone who knows the incomparable joy of hearing the soothing purr of a feline companion.

The Oxford Handbook of Comic Book Studies

Author: Frederick Luis Aldama

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA


Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 744

View: 142

The Oxford Handbook of Comic Book Studies examines the history and evolution of the visual narrative genre from a global perspective. The Handbook brings together readable, jargon-free essays written by established and emerging scholars from diverse geographic, institutional, gender, and national backgrounds.

Grumby Cat Omnibus

Author: Ben McCool

Publisher: Ablaze


Category: Cats

Page: 280

View: 107

Collecting every (terrible) Grumpy Cat comic bookstory ever -- in one giant (overhyped) comicscollection! The World'sGrumpiest Cat -- and the world's most adorable internet sensation -- continuesto delight fans of all ages. With her ever-presentpout and sassy disposition, Grumpy Cat has won the hearts of people everywhere. Now, her unbearable cuteness and infectious sourpuss are featured in acollection of comic stories. If you love the memes, the videos, and thatirresistible scowl, then get ready for the wildly fun antics of GrumpyCat. Her comic book escapades areguaranteed to make you smile... even if she's scowling!