London, United Kingdom (PressExposure) February 02, 2009 -- The world's most popular pet is the subject of The Perfect Purr, an anthology of 102 cat poems. The collection of cat poems is a colourful mingling of words and rhythm. Poet and Cat prove a perfect match and Hugh O'Connell clearly shows his talent as a poet and his admiration for his feline muse.
O'Connell uses rhythm and poetic forms to full effect. The playful and observational nature of the writer's style perfectly matches the spirit of the collection.
The 102 poems present a vivid range of cat characters, their unique behaviours and diverse talents. Many of the poems are based on true life cats which only further impresses us about this most remarkable and captivating of domestic creatures.
The text is further enhanced by the illustrations of Richard O'Connell, his twin brother. Together they have created a book that explores and celebrates the public and private world of the cat which should appeal to all ages.
The Perfect Purr is the perfect book for cat lovers and for those who love poetry.