catcssChicken Soup for the Soul Life Lessons from the Cat

Now available for purchase, this edition of Chicken Soup for the Soul includes an essay from the Book Smuggler herself, Dani Watkins.

Dani’s essay talks about how her special guy Pip picked her and the irony that happens a few years down the road. Chicken Soup for the Soul included the tale in their podcast episode too. You can take a listen here When the Cat Chooses You – And It’s Meant to Be

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