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Coogie the Dumpster Cat

Lynda S. Gordon, Gus Duenas (Illustrator)


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A little kittie with a big personality makes friends on his adventure to find his fur-ever home.

When a Little blue-eyed kitten wakes up in, of all places, a dumpster, he’s going to need some help to find a place where he truly belongs. In Coogie the Dumpster Cat, this little kitty with a special talent and a big personality makes friends on his adventure to find his fur-ever home.

Praise For Coogie the Dumpster Cat

"... a great sweet read to teach love and compassion for animals."  
— Netgalley Reviewer

"...  a great read aloud for preschool and elementary age children." 
— Netgalley Reviewer

"This was such a cute book! I would have loved this one as a kid." 
— Netgalley Reviewer

"This would be a great book for library story times."
— Netgalley Reviewer (Librarian)

"... short and sweet illustrated story ... Will recommend it to young readers for sure!"
— Netgalley Reviewer

Indigo River Publishing, 9781954676138, 40pp.

Publication Date: March 29, 2022

About the Author

Lynda S. Gordon was born in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania and grew up with five siblings and loving parents. Her greatest joy is spending time with them and her nieces and nephews. She is a philanthropist, children and women’s advocate and animal lover. Lynda serves on the board of Friends of Miami Animals (FoMA) not only rescuing strays but helping families to keep their pets at home in hard times. She was recently appointed to the Dean’s Advisory Council at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and is a supporter and volunteer for the Boys and Girls Club of Miami-Dade. Lynda lives with her two cats, Coogie and Casey in Miami, FL. Through her company, the Gordon Alliance, she honors the memory of her late husband Michael. ( And by imparting many of his qualities to her fictional character of Coogie, she hopes to shape the lives of children all over the world but mostly, just make them smile!