The Cat Who Came for Christmas

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The Cat Who Came for Christmas
Author Cleveland Amory
Country United States
Language English
Genre Memoir, Novel
Publisher Little Brown & Co (Juv)
Publication date
1987
Media type Hardback, Paperback, & Audio
Pages 240 pp
ISBN 0-316-03737-0
OCLC 15790076
Followed by The Cat and the Curmudgeon

The Cat Who Came for Christmas is the first book in a cat trilogy written by Cleveland Amory, an American author who wrote extensively about animal rights. In this book Amory recounts his rescue and adoption of Polar Bear, a cat he featured in several more books.

It was first published in paperback by Penguin books in 1988, and maintained the #1 spot on the New York Times bestseller list for twelve weeks.[1]

It bears no relation to Lilian Jackson Braun's Cat Who ... series.