Author Herta Rousseau releases ‘Cat Tails’

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Book uncovers illustrated book of adorable felines depicted as people

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Some people have deep affection for animals. Author Herta Rousseau is one of them. Her love for cats leads her to create a charming book that contains illustrations of adorable felines. “Cat Tails” (published by Xlibris) will certainly catch the attention of cat lovers everywhere.

Rousseau’s love for art, drawing and cats inspired her to create the drawings in this book for her children. “Cat Tails” depicts cats as people, dressed in people's clothing, involved in people’s everyday activities. As most people seem to love animals and since society is becoming more animal friendly, this is a book that virtually everyone can relate to. It is an easy, cheerful read which takes readers from everyday mundane stresses into the minds of modern cats, who undoubtedly see themselves as relevant in today's world.

An enjoyable read, “Cat Tails” imparts humorous one-liners and quips with colorful sketches of cats and their owners. It reflects the integral part of these pets in their family’s life. Every depiction is unique. The author hopes that this book will remind readers that animals, by their very nature, really do make them better people.

“Cat Tails”
By Herta Rousseau
Hardcover | 8.5x8.5in | 64 pages | ISBN 9781493179435
Softcover | 8.5x8.5in | 64 pages | ISBN 9781493179442
E-Book | 64 pages | ISBN 9781493179459
Available at Amazon and Barnes & Noble

About the Author
Herta Rousseau was born in Germany and lived with her husband and four children in Louisiana. She belonged to the Lake Charles Artists Club and various other organizations. After her husband’s death, she co-owned a Mardi-Gras shop, designed and made flags for crews and costumes. She attended McNeese College/University and did a lot of traveling. She finally settled in California to pursue her love of painting and where a number of cats are happy to share her space.

Xlibris Publishing, an Author Solutions, LLC imprint, is a self-publishing services provider created in 1997 by authors, for authors. By focusing on the needs of creative writers and artists and adopting the latest print-on-demand publishing technology and strategies, we provide expert publishing services with direct and personal access to quality publication in hardcover, trade paperback, custom leather-bound and full-color formats. To date, Xlibris has helped to publish more than 60,000 titles. For more information, visit or call 1-888-795-4274 to receive a free publishing guide. Follow us @XlibrisPub on Twitter for the latest news.

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