The Dallas Morning News recently published a list of good books for those crazy about dogs and cats ("Dog and Cat Lovers Pant for These Holiday Books," Dec. 17, 2008). Here are a few books on the subject you can sample at the library:
Bliss to You: Trixie’s Guide to a Happy Life by Trixie Koonz as told to Dean Koontz
Old Dogs Are the Best Dogs by Gene Weingarten
Dogology: What Your Relationship With Your Dog Reveals About You
by Vicki Croke and Sarah Wilson
On Cats by Doris Lessing
Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat Who Touched the World by Vicki Myron with Bret Witter
Sleeping With Cats: A Memoir by Marge Piercy
So – are you a dog or cat fancier?
Note: Library ClosingThe Martha Washington Library will close at 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 20, for renovation. The library will open in temporary quarters in mid-February at 6328 Richmond Highway, Unit F, Alexandria. Renovations to the branch are expected to take a minimum of 18 months. While the Martha Washington Library is closed, customers can visit any of the nearby branches including Sherwood Regional Library, John Marshall Library and Kingstowne Library.