This is the story of Smokey the Cat. Join him on his journey across the mountains of Western North Carolina as he battles coyotes and bears, explores old mines, and makes the most unusual friends a cat ever had.

An adventure you will never forget.



Dedication, Acknowledgments, Introduction:

Chapter 1:
A New World

Chapter 2:
From Kittens to Cats

Chapter 3:

Chapter 4:
The Circle of Life

Chapter 5:

Chapter 6:
Coming Home

Chapter 7:
For a Friend

Chapter 8:
The Other Side of the Mountain

Chapter 9:
Chub, the Bear

Chapter 10:
The Elders

Chapter 11:
Hello Human

Epilogue, About the Author

Published by Jacquot & Son Mining and Publishing

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226 pages
Heavy UV protected paperback cover
Sewn in page binding
5 1/2" x 8 1/2"