How a cat helped an author kick drugs & start caring about other people again

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How a cat helped an author kick drugs & start caring about other people again
16th October 2014

Author of A Streetcat Named Bob, James Bowen, tells London Live about how he nursed his cat Bob back to health and how Bob, in return, saved him from drugs, helped him through his troubles and taught him to start caring about other people again. 

James and Bob have been by each others side since 2007 and his book tells of their story together. Since then, the book has sold over one million copies in the UK alone and been translated into thirty-five languages. 

Bowen also says that his cat was sent his own invitation to the event. 

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