Scribbling the Cat

Version: Unabridged
Author: Alexandra Fuller
Narrator: Lisette Lecat
Genres: Non-Fiction
Publisher: Recorded Books
Published In: May 2004
# of Units: 8 CDs
Length: 9 hours, 30 minutes
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Best-selling author Alexandra Fuller’s memoir, Don’t Let’s Go to the Dogs Tonight, was the BookSense Best Nonfiction Book of the Year and a New York Times Notable Book. Scribbling the Cat chronicles Fuller’s journey through Africa’s war-torn history with a battle-scarred veteran of the Rhodesian war. What emerges is a gripping portrait of men who struggle every day with the sins they cannot forget.

Author Details

Author Details

Fuller, Alexandra

Alexandra Fuller was born in England in 1969 and in 1972 she moved with her family to a farm in Rhodesia. After that countryas civil war in 1981, the Fullers moved first to Malawi, then to Zambia. Fuller received a B.A. from Acadia University in Nova Scotia, Canada. Her first book, "Donat Letas Go to the Dogs Tonight: An African Childhood," was a national bestseller, a "New York Times" Notable Book of 2002, and a finalist for the Guardian First Book Award. Her second book, "Scribbling the Cat," was voted one of the top ten Best Nonfiction of 2004 by the "Detroit Free Press," and one of the mos