Reviewed Books: L to R

The following list contains all the books we have reviewed since we started Library of Cats on May 22, 2014. The list is in alpha order by author’s name. The key to the abbreviations will help you find a specific type/genre of book. To read the review type the book title into “Search” and off you go!! (Book list is updated monthly.)

AF = Adult Fiction
BIO = Biography/Autobiography
CAT = Cat Book (of course!)
CF = Children’s Fiction (Late elementary to middle grades)
FA = Fantasy
DY = Dystopian
HC = Holiday, Christmas
HE = Holiday, Easter
HK = Holiday, Kwanzaa
HCH = Holiday, Hanukkah
HH = Holiday, Halloween
HT = Holiday, Thanksgiving
HIS = History
INSP = Inspirational
MY = Mystery
NF = Non-Fiction
PB = Picture Book
PH = Photograph Book
SF = Science Fiction
YA = Young Adult (Late middle grades to high school)



L’AMOUR, The Key-Lock Man by Louis L’Amour (AF)
L’ENGLE, A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle (YA-FA)
L’ENGLE, The Joys of Love by Madeleine L’Engle (YA)
LACKEY, Reserved for the Cat by Mercedes Lackey (AF-FA-CAT)
LAMOTT, Traveling Mercies by Anne Lamott (INSP)
LANE, Death Cloud by Andrew Lane (YA)
LANE, Rebel Fire by Andrew Lane (YA)
LARSEN, The Imaginary Garden by Andrew Larsen (PB)
LEAVITT, Commander in Cheese: Oval Office Escape by Lindsey Leavitt (CF)
LEE, Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee (AF)
LEE, To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee (AF)
LESTER, Sam and the Tigers by Julius Lester (PB)
LEVINE, Murder has Nine Lives by Laura Levine (AF-MY-CAT)
LEVIN, Oogy by Larry Levin (NF)
LEWIS, First Dog by J. Patrick Lewis and Beth Zappitello (PB)
LINDBERGH, Gift from the Sea by Anne Morrow Lindbergh (INSP)
LITCHFIELD, The Bear and the Piano by David Litchfield (PB)
LOTEMPIO, Claws for Alarm, a Nick & Nora Mystery by T. C. LoTempio (MY-CAT)
LOTEMPIO, Crime and Catnip, a Nick & Nora Mystery by T. C. LoTempio (MY-CAT)
LOTEMPIO, Meow if its Murder, a Nick & Nora Mystery by T. C. LoTempio (MY-CAT)
LOTEMPIO, Purr M for Murder, a Witch City Mystery by T. C. LoTempio (AF-MY)
LOUCH, The True Tails of Baker and Taylor by Jan Louch (NF-CAT)
LOWELL, The Three Little Javelinas by Susan Lowell (PB)

MADER, Lost Cat by C. Roger Mader (PB-CAT)
MADER, Tiptop Cat by C. Roger Mader (PB-CAT)
MAGUIRE, After Alice by Gregory Maguire (AF)
MAGUIRE, Egg & Spoon by Gregory Maguire (AF)
MAGUIRE, Oasis by Gregory Maguire (CF)
MALONE, The 125 Most Asked Questions About Cats by John Malone (NF-CAT)
MARCIULIANO, I Could Pee on This by Francesco Marciuliano (NF-CAT)
MARR, Darkest Mercy by Melissa Marr (YA-FA)
MARR, Desert Tales by Melissa Marr (YA-FA)
MARR, Fragile Eternity by Melissa Marr (YA-FA)
MARR, Ink Exchange by Melissa Marr (YA-FA)
MARR, Loki’s Wolves by K. L. Armstrong & M. A. Marr (YA-FA)
MARR, Odin’s Ravens by K. L. Armstrong & M. A. Marr (YA-FA)
MARR, One Blood Ruby by Melissa Marr (YA-FA)
MARR, Radiant Shadows by Melissa Marr (YA-FA)
MARR, Seven Black Diamonds by Melissa Marr (YA-FA)
MARR, Thor’s Serpents by K. L. Armstrong & M. A. Marr (YA-FA)
MARR, Wicked Lovely by Melissa Marr (YA-FA)
MASS, A Mango-Shaped Space by Wendy Mass (CF)
MAYER, Just a Special Thanksgiving by Mercer Mayer (PB-HT)
MAYER, The Unicorn and The Lake by Marianna Mayer (PB)
McANULTY, Mr. Fuzzbuster Knows He’s the Favorite by Stacy McAnulty and Edward Hemingway (PB-CAT)
McEWEN, The Cat Who Got Carried Away, Allan Ahlberg and Katharine McEwen (CF-CAT)
McGINNIS, A Madness so Discreet by Mindy McGinnis (YA)
McMCLOSKEY, Make Way for Ducklings by Robert McCloskey (PB)
McPHAIL, Crash the Cat by David McPhail (PB-CAT)
McQUINN, Lola Gets a Cat by Anna McQuinn and Rosalind Beardshaw (PB-CAT)
MEE, We Bought a Zoo, A Memoir by Benjamin Mee (NF)
MEDEARIS, Seven Spools of Thread, A Kwanzaa Story by Angela Shelf Medearis (PB-HK)
MEYER, Doomed Queen Anne by Carolyn Meyer (CF-HIS)
MEYERS, Kittens! Kittens! Kittens! by Susan Meyers (PB-CAT)
MILICH, Miz Fannie Mae’s Fine New Easter Hat by Melissa Milich and Yong Chen (PB-HE)
MORTIMER, Bunny’s Easter Egg by Anne Mortimer (PB-HE)
MORTIMER, Christmas Mouse by Anne Mortimer (PB-HC)
MORTIMER, Kittycat Lullaby by Eileen Spinelli and Anne Mortimer (PB-CAT)
MORTIMER, Pumpkin Cat by Anne Mortimer (PB-HH-CAT)
MOUW, Praying at Burger King by Richard J. Mouw (INSP)
MULDROW, Everything I Need to Know I Learned from a Little Golden Book by Diane Muldrow (PB)
MULL, The Candy Shop War by Brandon Mull (CF-FA)
MULL, The Candy Shop War: Arcade Catastrophe by Brandon Mull (CF-FA)
MYRON, Dewey: The Small Town Library Cat Who Touched the World by Vicki Myron (NF-CAT)

NEWMAN, Runaway Dreidel by Leslea Newman (PB-HCH)
NIXON, The Thanksgiving Mystery by Joan Lowery Nixon (CF-HT-CAT)
NO AUTHOR CREDITED, Willy the Wandering Kitten by (no author credited) (PB-CAT)
NORRIS, Becoming Bread by Gunilla Norris (INSP)
NOURMAND, Hitchcock Poster Art edited by Tony Nourmand and Mark H. Wolff (NF)
NUMEROFF, If You Give a Cat a Cupcake by Laura Numeroff (PB-CAT)
NUMEROFF, If You Take a Mouse to the Movies by Laura Numeroff (PB-HC)



O’BRIEN, Z for Zachariah by Robert C. O’Brien (YA-DY)
O’HEARN, Valkyrie by Kate O’Hearn (CF-FA)
OAKES, Queen of Hearts by Colleen Oakes (YA-FA)
ORWELL, 1984 by George Orwell (AF-DY)

PAPP, M is for Meow by Helen L. Wilbur & Robert Papp (PB-CAT)
PAUL, Lost Cat by Caroline Paul (NF-CAT)
PENNAC, Dog by Daniel Pennac (AF)
PERENYI, Caveat Emptor by Ken Perenyi (NF-BIO)
PHELAN, Snow White, A Graphic Novel by Matt Phelen (YA-CF-FA)
PILKEY, Kat Kong by Dav Pilkey (PB-CAT)
PINKNEY, Bird in a Box by Andrea Davis Pinkney (CF)
PINKNEY, Seven Candles for Kwanzaa by Andrea Davis Pinkney (PB-HK)
PIZZOLI, North, South, East, West by Margaret Wise Brown and Greg Pizzoli (PB)
POLACCO, Rechenka’s Eggs by Patricia Polacco (PB-HE)
PRATT, By Spaceship to the Moon by Jack Coggins and Fletcher Pratt (NF)
PRESTON-GANNON, Pepper & Poe by Frann Preston-Gannon (PB-CAT)
PRICE, No Pat Answers by Eugenia Price (INSP)
PRIMAVERA, Auntie Claus by Elise Primavera (PB-HC)





RADZINSKI, What Cats Want for Christmas by Kandy Radzinski (PB-HC-CAT)
REIBSTEIN, Wabi Sabi by Mark Reibstein (PB-CAT)
REICH, Minette’s Feast by Susanna Reich (PB-CAT)
RICCI, The Halloween Cat by Christine Ricci (PB-HH-CAT)
RIDDELL, The Sleeper and the Spindle by Neil Gaiman and Charles Riddell (YA-CF-PB)
RIORDAN, Demigods and Magicians by Rick Riordan (YA-FA)
RIORDAN, The Battle of the Labyrinth by Rick Riordan (YA-FA)
RIORDAN, The Blood of Olympus by Rick Riordan (YA-FA)
RIORDAN, Hammer of Thor, Magnus Chase, Book Two by Rick Riordan (YA-FA)
RIORDAN, The Hidden Oracle, The Trials of Apollo: Book One by Rick Riordan (YA-FA)
RIORDAN, The House of Hades by Rick Riordan (YA-FA)
RIORDAN, The Last Olympian by Rick Riordan (YA-FA)
RIORDAN, The Lightening Thief by Rick Riordan (YA-FA)
RIORDAN, The Lost Hero by Rick Riordan (YA-FA)
RIORDAN, The Lost Hero Graphic Novel by Rick Riordan (YA-FA)
RIORDAN, The Mark of Athena by Rick Riordan (YA-FA)
RIORDAN, The Sea of Monsters by Rick Riordan (YA-FA)
RIORDAN, The Son of Neptune by Rick Riordan (YA-FA)
RIORDAN, The Sword of Summer, Magnus Chase, Book One by Rick Riordan (YA-FA)
RIORDAN, The Titan’s Curse by Rick Riordan (YA-FA)
ROBERTS, Thanksgiving Mice! by Bethany Roberts (PB-HT)
ROBERTSON, The Baker Street Translation by Michael Robertson (AF-MY)
ROBINSON, Lawyer for the Cat by Lee Robinson (AF-MY)
ROLFE, The Photographed Cat by Arnold Arluke & Lauren Rolfe (NF-PH-CAT)
ROMP, The Cat Who Came Back for Christmas by Julia Romp (NF-HC-CAT)
ROSE, Merry Christmas, Squirrels! by Nancy Rose (PB-HC)
ROSE, The Secret Life of Squirrels – A Love Story by Nancy Rose (PB-PH)
ROWLING, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child by J. K. Rowling (YA-FA)
RUBIN, The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin (INSP)
RUEDA, Here Comes the Easter Cat by Deborah Underwood and Claudia Rueda (PB-HE-CAT)
RUEDA, Huff & Puff by Claudia Rueda (PB)
RUIZ, The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz (INSP)
RYLANT, Mr. Putter & Tabby Write the Book by Cynthia Rylant (CF-CAT)