Savoy General Book Club: The Cat’s Table  by Michael Ondaatje

January 15 The Cat’s Table  by Michael Ondaatje

Event date: 
Monday, January 15, 2018 - 5:30pm
Event address: 
Savoy Bookshop and Café
10 Canal St.
Westerly, RI 02891
The Cat's Table (Vintage International) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780307744418
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - June 12th, 2012

In the early 1950s, an eleven-year-old boy in Colombo boards a ship bound for England. At mealtimes he is seated at the “cat’s table”—as far from the Captain’s Table as can be—with a ragtag group of “insignificant” adults and two other boys, Cassius and Ramadhin.