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Purr-fect Children's Books for National Cat Day(s)

October 23, 2018

Did you know that October has not just one national cat day but three? Me neither!

October 16 is Global Cat Day, which is celebrated internationally and brings awareness to the need for humane policies that protect cats. October 27 is National Black Cat Day, which is all about celebrating the beauty of them. And, October 29 is National Cat Day, which is also celebrated globally and meant to encourage adoption.

In honor of our furry feline friends, check out these extra cuddly books!

Books for Little Ones to Enjoy

Take a journey with the cat as it walks through the world in this Caldecott Honor book.
A sweet story of friendship between two cats  - one older, one young. Another Caldecott Honor!
Introduce (and enjoy!) the concept of opposites to and hide-and-seek with your child as a cat tries to find a quiet place to take a nap, away from a wide-awake kitten.

Find Out More About Cats

Learn about a cat who rock climbs and one who responds to sign language!
Get ready to demystify the most mysterious cat behaviors and gain a deeper understanding of our feline friends.

You might also like these books in a series that feature cats:


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