Books Alive! author to focus on a military cat

The Northumberland Public Library (NPL) Books Alive! program on Tuesday, January 23, will feature a review of The Contumacious Cat by author Gail Kenna.

The program will begin at 7 p.m. at NPL, 7204 Northumberland Highway, Heathsville.

The book for children with adult content humorously depicts what happens when a contrary Persian cat keeps soiling a Persian rug that an army major bought when deployed in Iraq. The major dislikes cats, but married an Army officer with two of them…