Article last updated : 23/03/2013
A Street Cat Named Bob
When Katie's dad found out that his hero Bob the cat was at Covent Garden and not far from where he was there was only going to be one outcome.
A quick tube ride and Nick was meeting Bob and his owner James Bowen. James's book A Street Cat Named Bob is now a best seller and a great read. Please read on.....
When James found an injured, ginger street cat curled up in the hallway of his sheltered accommodation, he had no idea just how much his life was about to change. James was living hand to mouth on the streets of London and the last thing he needed was a p
Yet James couldn't resist helping the strikingly intelligent tom cat, whom he quickly christened Bob. He slowly nursed Bob back to health and then sent the cat on his way, imagining he would never see him again. But Bob had other ideas.
Soon the two were inseparable and their diverse, comic and occasionally dangerous adventures would transform both their lives, slowly healing the scars of each other's troubled pasts.
A Street Cat Named Bob is a moving and uplifting story that will touch the heart of anyone who reads it. As we know Katie loved cats, her cat Tigger is a ginger as is Katie's Dad's cat Fred.
Go and buy the book and follow James on Twitter (@StreetCatBob) and then you'll be able to find where he is in London as he continues to sell the Big Issue.