The Cat Who Wouldn't Come Inside Exhibited At The Museum of American Illustration:
The full set from The Cat Who Wouldn't Come Inside has been chosen to appear in the Museum of Amercian Illustration's Dimensional Salon exhibit from December 6, 2006 – December 29, 2006. The Society of Illustrators is located at 128 East 63rd Street (between Park and Lexington Avenues), New York, NY 10021, 212-838-2560, Hours: Tuesdays 10AM – 8PM, Wednesday - Friday 10AM – 5PM, Saturday Noon – 4PM. An exhibit catalog will be available.
Characters from The Cat Who Wouldn't Come Inside will be shown at The Museum of Amercian Illustration in the Society of Illustrators' Member's Gallery from December 18, 2006 – January 5, 2007. The Society of Illustrators is located at 128 East 63rd Street (between Park and Lexington Avenues), New York, NY 10021, 212-838-2560, Hours: Tuesdays 10AM – 8PM, Wednesday - Friday 10AM – 5PM, Saturday Noon – 4PM.
Parent & Child Interview:
Scholastic Parent & Child magazine interviewed von Buhler about her childhood and her new book. Read the interview HERE.
Parent & Child Recording:
Scholastic Parent & Child magazine recorded von Buhler reading an excerpt from her new book. Listen HERE.
Great reviews keep coming in for von Buhler's new book. Kirkus Reviews, Publisher's Weekly, Bookpage, Scholastic Parent & Child (Teacher's Picks List 2006) , Time Out New York Kids, and many more have favorably reviewed The Cat Who Wouldn't Come Inside. You can read them all HERE.
The Cat Who Wouldn't Come Inside has been nominated by independent booksellers as one of their favorite books to sell for the Winter 2006 - 2007 season. The announcement of the Winter 2006 - 2007 Children's Picks List will appear in the November 16, 2006 edition of Bookselling This Week.
"This story features photos of extremely detailed sets housing the characters, a young girl and the shy, stray kitty she keeps trying to tempt inside out of the cold. A beautiful story of the rewards of patience and love of all creatures, even those that may not be easy to love." --Kelley Drahushuk, The Spotty Dog, Hudson, NY
City Critters Donation:
New York City animal rescue organization City Critters has been showing animals for adoption at von Buhler's cat book events. Von Buhler will give a percentage of her royalties from the sale of this book to City Critters. View pictures of some of the animals who were adopted and those who still need homes HERE.
The official website for The Cat Who Wouldn't Come Inside has been completely redesigned. Check it out HERE.
Book Tour (from Boston to Los Angeles):
A new blog has been created with all of the dates and information on von Buhler's book tour. New dates in New York, Massachusetts and California have been added for November and December! Visit the tour blog for more information HERE.
Juried Books & Shows:
The Cat Who Wouldn't Come Inside will have four pages in this years prestigious American Illustration (25) book. The book is out this November.
The full set from The Cat Who Wouldn't Come Inside has been chosen to appear in the Museum of American Illustration's Dimensional Salon exhibit and catalog. For more information see exhibits (above).