Neptune the Special Cat
Written by Sharon Mohr-McDermott
with photography by Steven T. McDermott and Sharon Mohr-McDermott
Neptune is a deaf cat who is able to survive and adapt to his environment with the help of his human, dog, and cat friends.About the Author
Sharon Mohr-McDermott began her career writing feature articles for local magazines in southern California, before becoming a technical writer serving the construction trade and auto industry for more than fifteen years.
After moving to Texas, she became a newspaper reporter. In spring 2001 she rescued Neptune.
Upon completing Neptune the Special Cat in 2010, Mohr-McDermott began a Facebook page for Neptune, so that friends, neighbors, and young readers could keep up with Neptunes adventures, after reading the book.
Neptunes Facebook page picks up right where this book leaves off. Young readers are sure to enjoy the many photos Neptune posts weekly, and are encouraged to communicate with Neptune, who answers their questions and replies to their comments online.
Neptune the Special Cat is also being translated into Spanish.
Mohr-McDermott resides in Mansfield, Texas, along with her husband and son, in addition to Neptune, Midnight, Smokey, Bowzer, Dodger, and Miss Kitty.
(2013, paperback, 46 pages)