Jim: The Nine Lives of a Dysfunctional Cat

Jim: The Nine Lives of a Dysfunctional Cat

by Steven Appleby
     
 

Master comic illustrator Steven Appleby peers deep into the feline soul.

They say every cat has nine lives, and Jim the dysfunctional cat is no exception. Steven Appleby's new book tells the story of one very challenged cat and the trials and tribulations of living with him. Based on many years spent observing and despairing of the real Jim, the book devotes one

Overview

Master comic illustrator Steven Appleby peers deep into the feline soul.

They say every cat has nine lives, and Jim the dysfunctional cat is no exception. Steven Appleby's new book tells the story of one very challenged cat and the trials and tribulations of living with him. Based on many years spent observing and despairing of the real Jim, the book devotes one gruesome (and hilarious) chapter to each of Jim's lives. It also explores the unfathomable nature of cats in general and the trauma of sharing your life with them.

Cat lovers will be charmed. Cat haters will have all their suspicions confirmed.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher

“No one is more talented and original.” —Spectator

“Appleby is probably the best comic illustrator in Britain.” —Time Out (UK)

“There's something horribly wrong with your cat!” —A Friend of Appleby's

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781582343976
Publisher:
Bloomsbury USA
Publication date:
01/17/2004
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
7.70(w) x 9.92(h) x 0.53(d)

Meet the Author

Steven Appleby is one of England's leading comic artists. He is the author of Alien Invasion! The Complete Guide to Having Children, The Truth About Love, The Encyclopedia of Personal Problems, and Mr. Concerned's Talking Book of Home Therapy. He lives in London.

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