When they aren't trashing the occasional pricey manuscript with their teeth and claws, cats - in all their blissful sloth - serve as wonderfully calming (if sometimes haughty) hosts: Have a seat, take it easy, get lost in a book. A bookstore cat is a shop's mascot and keeper, equally adept at charming customers and, when the lights go out, chasing away rodents.
09 August, 2010
We haven't had enough of the cute and furry round here lately. Happily, thanks to Brian Switek and Brian Romans, that sad situation is remedied: