Thursday, November 12, 2015

Cat Thursday: Authors and Cats (48)


Welcome to the weekly meme that celebrates the wonders and sometime hilarity of cats! Join us by posting a favorite LOL cat pic you may have come across, famous cat art or even share with us pics of your own beloved cat(s). It's all for the love of cats! (share your post in the Mr. Linky below)

The second Cat Thursday of each month is Authors and Cats Thursday. Each time I will feature an author with their cat(s), or pictured with a cat(s).

This month's author is Holly Black, who celebrated her birthday on November 10th. 

Holly Black is a best-selling author of contemporary fantasy novels for kids, teens, and adults. She is the author of the Modern Faerie Tale series (Tithe, Valiant, and Ironside), The Spiderwick Chronicles (with Tony DiTerlizzi), and The Good Neighbors graphic novels (with Ted Naifeh) The Poison Eaters and Other Stories, a collection of short fiction, and The Curse Worker series (White Cat, Red Glove, and Black Heart). She is also the co-editor of three anthologies, Geektastic (with Cecil Castellucci), Zombies vs. Unicorns (with Justine Larbalestier), and Welcome to Bordertown(with Ellen Kushner). Her most recent works are the middle grade novel, Doll Bones, and the dark fantasy stand-alone, The Coldest Girl in Coldtown.

She lives in Massachusetts with her husband, Theo, in a house with a secret library. (bio from Goodreads)

Holly Black with a not-so-furry friend

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  1. Spiderwick, that's where I know her from :) I do love cats, but caressing one of those would be... unusual ^^

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  2. Thanks for hosting Michelle - it takes a special kind of cat lover to appreciate a Sphynx!

    I love the current look of your blog - so welcoming! :-)

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  3. I must confess I had never heard about Holly Black, but it's always nice to meet new authors (specially if they are cat lovers)!

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