Catalyst

By Anne McCaffrey, Elizabeth Ann Scarborough,

Book cover of Catalyst: A Tale of the Barque Cats

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Catalyst (and the sequel, Catacombs) are for anyone who cherishes cats. It’s obvious that McCaffrey and her frequent collaborator Scarborough know cats very well indeed. In this universe, a ship's cat has proven to be as essential a crew member as captain, navigator, or engineer. (I find this totally believable, as one of my cats has decided his job is to notify me when someone has left a package on my porch.) The cats in the story are evolving to be even more valuable to humans, especially when it comes to alien relations and saving a colony's livestock from…

From Carol's list on science fiction stories with pets.

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