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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Random House Inc
Publication date December 1, 2000
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780375504648
ISBN-10 0375504648
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Original list price $18.95
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Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: With endearing humor and unabashed compassion, Willie Morris--a self-declared dog man and author of the classic paean to canine kind, My Dog Skip--reveals the irresistible story of his unlikely friendship with a cat. Forced to confront a lifetime of kitty-phobia when he marries a cat woman, Willie discovers that Spit McGee, a feisty kitten with one blue and one gold eye, is nothing like the foul felines that lurk in his nightmares.

For when Spit is just three weeks old he nearly dies, but is saved by Willie with a little help from Clinic Cat, which provides a blood transfusion. Spit is tied to Willie thereafter, and Willie grows devoted to a companion who won't fetch a stick, but whose wily charm and occasional crankiness conceal a fount of affection, loyalty, and a "rare and incredible intelligence." My Cat Spit McGee is one of the finest books ever written about a cat, and a moving and entertaining tribute to an enduring friendship.

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Editions for the work My Cat Spit McGee
Hardcover
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Large print edition from Thomas t Beeler (January 1, 2000)
9781574902471 | details & prices | 143 pages | 6.50 × 9.25 × 0.50 in. | 0.80 lbs | List price $25.95
About: Book by Morris, Willie
from Random House Inc (November 1, 1999)
9780375503214 | details & prices | 141 pages | 5.00 × 7.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $18.95
About: The author describes life with a strong-willed cat named Spit McGee, exploring the dramatic ways that Spit has transformed his household and offering a close-up look at cats and their behavior, resourcefulness, and character
Paperback
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from Vintage Books (November 1, 2000)
9780375706936 | details & prices | 141 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $14.00
About: The author describes life with a strong-willed cat named Spit McGee, exploring the dramatic ways that Spit has transformed his household and offering a close-up look at cats and their behavior, resourcefulness, and character.
Miscellaneous
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With Colette Rausch, Dalai Lama (other contributor) | from Random House Inc (December 1, 2000)
9780375504648 | details & prices | List price $18.95
This edition also contains Speaking Their Peace: Personal Stories from the Frontlines of War and Peace
About: With endearing humor and unabashed compassion, Willie Morris--a self-declared dog man and author of the classic paean to canine kind, My Dog Skip--reveals the irresistible story of his unlikely friendship with a cat.
Miscellaneous
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With Colette Rausch, Willie Morris | from Random House Inc (December 1, 2000); titled "My Cat Spit McGee"
9780375504648 | details & prices | List price $18.95
This edition also contains My Cat Spit McGee
About: With endearing humor and unabashed compassion, Willie Morris--a self-declared dog man and author of the classic paean to canine kind, My Dog Skip--reveals the irresistible story of his unlikely friendship with a cat.

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